Watch Again

First Ladies Revealed:

Jackie Kennedy Was the Undisputed Style Icon of her Era

Watch More
back to video

»The Power of Style

Jackie Kennedy Was the Undisputed Style Icon of her Era

Short | 02:13

To Jackie Kennedy, appearance was everything. That's why, upon arriving at the White House, she immediately set about redecorating to project a new sense of American style.


    • Friday
    • 10:00pm
    Oct 20
    • Saturday
    • 1:00am
    Oct 21
    • Saturday
    • 3:00pm
    Oct 21

More About This episode

Dolley Madison. Jackie Kennedy. Nancy Reagan. Three women who helped brand their husbands' presidencies by knowing the importance of image and style. Join us as we examine their days in the White House and how they defined their position through a mix of diplomacy, glamour, and when necessary, grit. From grand entrances at inaugural balls to meeting foreign leaders, we show how these stylish women left their mark on the White House and on American history.

Buy This Show

Now, you can watch Smithsonian Channel's incredible documentaries and shows anytime you want by purchasing from any of these distributors:


Return to Video Page