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Dolley Madison: A Documentary by Muffie Meyer

Presenter: 
Muffie Meyer
Duration: 
(00:53:34)

On February 4, 2010, Muffie Meyer delivered a lecture entitled "Dolley Madison: A Documentary." In March, the "American Experience" history series on PBS will broadcast a new documentary on the life of Dolley Madison. Today’s event offers a preview of part of the documentary, along with commentary about the making of the film by the producer and director, Muffie Meyer. This event is jointly sponsored by the Virginia Historical Society and James Madison’s Montpelier. (Introduction by Paul A. Levengood)

Are you interested in purchasing a pair of Dolley Madison earrings?  Visit the VHS museum shop.