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Behind the Scenes in the Lincoln White House

Elizabeth Keckley

A former slave who became a successful dressmaker with her own business, became the dresser, dressmaker and confidante to Mary Todd Lincoln during Abraham Lincoln's presidential adminstration. Behind the Scenes tells the story of the rise of Elizabeth Keckley from abused slave to independent business woman to friend of the First Lady of the Land during the Civil War.

A former slave who became a successful dressmaker with her own business, became the dresser, dressmaker and confidante to Mary Todd Lincoln during Abraham Lincoln's presidential adminstration. Behind the Scenes tells the story of the rise of Elizabeth Keckley from abused slave to independent business woman to friend of the First Lady of the Land during the Civil War.
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History

Description:

A former slave who became a successful dressmaker with her own business, became the dresser, dressmaker and confidante to Mary Todd Lincoln during Abraham Lincoln's presidential adminstration. Behind the Scenes tells the story of the rise of Elizabeth Keckley from abused slave to independent business woman to friend of the First Lady of the Land during the Civil War.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Bobbie Frohman

Length:

7h 10m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

11:00


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

19:06


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

14:46


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

24:01


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

15:48


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

17:44


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

24:31


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

18:38


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

14:24


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

15:49


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

24:47


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

32:13


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

31:19


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

11:21


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

35:27


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:12:41


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

47:19