Carl Sferrazza Anthony

First Ladies and Presidential Families Historian, Author & Screenwriter

Carl Sferrazza Anthony, is the author of twelve books including the two-volume First Ladies, a history of the role's evolutionary political power, and biographies of Jacqueline Kennedy, Florence Harding, Nellie Taft and Ida McKinley. He's conducted interviews with Presidents and their wives, wrote speeches for Nancy Reagan and the introduction to one of Hillary Clinton's books. As a media commentator, he provides historical context to current presidential news. He is also Historian of the National First Ladies Library. His website Carl Anthony Online (link above) offers uniquely original articles which are lavishly illustrated, on Presidential Pop Culture, Mythic Americana, diversity in US Holidays and Dogs, among other topics.