Dolley Madison

Dolley Madison was the First Lady of the United States from 1809 to 1817. She was born in North Carolina and lived in Hanover County, Virginia - not far from the home of the patriot Patrick Henry. Dolley married James Madison in 1794, and he became the 4th President of the United States in 1809. For more on important and powerful women in history, see the Women's History Month feature.
Washington is Burning

Washington is Burning

Marty Rhodes Figley
Illustrator:  Craig Orback 
For ages 6 to 10
Millbrook Press, 2006   ISBN: 978-1575058757
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Dolley Madison Saves George Washington

Dolley Madison Saves George Washington

Don Brown
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2007   ISBN: 978-0618411993
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A Picture Book of Dolley and James Madison

A Picture Book of Dolley and James Madison

David A. Adler, Michael S. Adler
Illustrator:  Ronald Himler 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Holiday House, 2009   ISBN: 0823420094
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Dolley Madison Saves History

Dolley Madison Saves History

Roger Smalley
Illustrator:  Scott Rosema , Charles Barnett III , Anna Maria Cool 
Nonfiction Graphic Novel  Series
For ages 6 to 9
Capstone Press, 2005   ISBN: 978-0736849722
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