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A Traveled First Lady: Writings of Louisa Catherine Adams
Congress adjourned on 18 May 1852 for Louisa Catherine Adams's funeral, according her an honor never before offered a first lady. But her life and influence merited this extraordinary tribute. She had been first the daughter-in-law and then the wife of a president. She had assisted her husband as a diplomat at three of the major capitals of Europe. She had served as a lead ...more
Hardcover, 388 pages
Published March 4th 2014 by Belknap Press
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