Franklin Delano Roosevelt collection

Franklin Delano Roosevelt collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Franklin Delano Roosevelt collection
Dates: 1938, 1945
Quantity: 1.0 folder (5 items)
Coll. Number: ms2314

Biographical/Historical Note

Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945) was the 32nd president of the United States.

For further information, see the article "Franklin D. Roosevelt" at Encyclopaedia Britannica


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers concerning President Franklin Delano Roosevelt: a handwritten note signed “Mass. Democrat,” regarding a comment Amos Pinchot made concerning Roosevelt, and criticizing the University of Georgia for giving Roosevelt an honorary degree; an envelope addressed “Chancellor, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia,” postmarked September 15, 1938, Pittsfield, Mass.; photocopy of an article titled “Labor and the new deal—a letter by Amos Pinchot”; funeral program for Roosevelt, held at St. Paul’s Cathedral, April 17, 1945; announcement of funeral service of Roosevelt to be held at the White House.


Index Terms

Clippings (information artifacts)
Correspondence
New Deal, 1933-1939.
Roosevelt, Franklin D., (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Franklin Delano Roosevelt collection, ms 2314. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Papers, 1938, 1945