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My Dearest Friend: Letters of Abigail and John Adams

First Aired: December 24, 2007

Selections from letters written to each other by John and Abigail Adams, which are collected in "My Dearest Friend," are read by Sen. Edward M. Kennedy (D-Mass.) and his wife,Victoria; Gov. Deval Patrick (D-Mass.) and his wife, Diane; and former governor Michael Dukakis (D-Mass.) and his wife, Kitty. From Fanueil Hall in Boston.

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  • Premiered: March 29, 2000
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