American First Ladies: Research Starters Topics, 2018. 0p.
First ladies of the United States
American First Ladies are among the most popular and well-known figures in the world. Indeed, the First Lady is easily recognizable to many grade school students, and the American public can more readily identify their FirstLady than they can the most senior members of Congress or even the vice president. Add to that the fact that the First Lady often tops the Gallup Organization’s annual poll to determine the United States’ most admired women.What emerges is a clear picture of one of the most prominent American public figures. Yet, this familiarity and popularity tell only part of the story, and it would appear that we know less about the presidential spouses than would initially seem to be the case. There are numerous Research Starter articles related to American First Ladies. The list below includes the most relevant Research Starter items.