American Experience

JFK's First Lady: Jackie and the White House

Clip: Season 1 | 2m 59s

Raising more than a million dollars for the project, Jackie Kennedy set out to restore the White House and make it a center of art and culture. She debuted her project in a television special called "A Tour of the White House with Mrs. John F. Kennedy." When the show producer showed John Kennedy clips of the film, he looked on in adoration.

Aired: 11/11/13

Rating: NR

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