Former First Ladies Nancy Reagan, Lady Bird Johnson, Rosalynn Carter, Betty Ford, Barbara Bush, and First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton at the National Garden Gala, A Tribute to America's First Ladies, May 11, 1994. Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, absent due to illness, died a week after this photograph was taken.
Laura Welch Bush: One of America's Most Popular First Ladies
Laura Welch Bush: One of America’s Most Popular First Ladies
Former First Ladies (left to right) Rosalynn Carter, Hillary Clinton and Barbara Bush with then-First Lady Laura Bush at the dedication of the Clinton presidential library in 2004.
Former First Ladies Edith Wilson, Eleanor Roosevelt and Bess Truman headlined a 1950s Democratic Party fundraiser.
From the Archives: First Ladies in
First Lady Hillary Clinton, photographed by Arthur Elgort, Vogue, August 1989 ~Repinned Via Bruce Tomaso
39. Rosalynn Carter | A deeply-involved first lady who would sometimes sit in on her husband's Cabinet meetings, Rosalynn was the first first lady to have her own office in the East Wing of the White House.
Letitia Christian Tyler, wife of John Tyler, 10th president, died while he was in office. She had suffered a stroke prior to his presidency but was able to conduct business from her bedroom suite. She was a first lady for about one and a half years.
First Ladies' Dresses at the Smithsonian. I saw this and spent a ridiculous amount of time looking! How the First Ladies dresses have evolved with First Lady Obama...
Former First Ladies' Inaugural Gowns
1961: Jacqueline Kennedy inaugural gown; made by Ethel Franken at Bergdorf Goodman