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Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 1934 - 2003, bulk: 1934 - 1945

 Series — Multiple Containers

Scope and Contents

This series contains photographs and ephemera related to the Roosevelt family. Subjects include Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt, Jim Roosevelt, James Roosevelt and Franklin Roosevelt Jr.

Item Numbers:

5 Unnumbered b & w photographs, "Official Photographs U.S. Army Air Forces (five photographs) Donation of Doy and Dee Henley, AN: 2009.16; Photographs of President Franklin D. Roosevelt at various talks with the Allies during the Second World War.

#8) photograph, FDR shaking hands with chief of the Passamaquoddy tribe, 8 inch x 9.5 inch. #9) photograph, FDR with a committee, meeting over a relief map of Quoddy Dam, 8 inch x 10 inch. #10) photograph, FDR signing the Social Security Act, 8 inch x 10 inch. #11) photograph, FDR shaking hands with an unknown individual, 8 inch x 10inch. #12) photograph, FDR with Eleanor Roosevelt greeting guests, 9.5 inch x 7 inch. #13) photograph, Eleanor Roosevelt with Jim Jollata, 8 inch x 10 inch. #14) photograph, Eleanor Roosevelt, 8 inch x 10 inch. #15) photograph, Sarah Roosevelt, mother of Franklin Roosevelt, 8 inch x 10 inch. #16) photograph, Sarah Roosevelt, 3 inch x 2.5 inch. #17) photograph, Eleanor Roosevelt. #18) photograph, Eleanor Roosevelt late in her life, 3.5 inch x 4.5 inch. #19) sketch, FDR, 9 inch x 7 inch, dated Feb. 5, 1935. #20) image, FDR with surrounding matt. #21) postcards (3) Eleanor Roosevelt’s stone cottage at Val-Kill. #22) postcard, Roosevelt’s summer home on Campobello Island. #23) postcard, images with packet of information on Franklin D. Roosevelt. #24) photos (3), Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Campobello house. #25) envelope, President Roosevelt addressing the 73rd Congress, stamped Washington D.C. Feb. 28, 1968. #26) image on wood backing, Franklin D. Roosevelt. #27) paperweight with marble base. #28) paperweight, bronze colored, stamped with Roosevelt’s profile, dates and image of Warm Springs Georgia. #29) campaign button, blue, “Roosevelt”. #30) campaign button, white, “A Gallant Leader Franklin D. Roosevelt” . #31) flattened penny, stamped image of Roosevelt. #32) double sided medallion, FDR and his home in Warm Springs Georgia. #33) cassette tape, “The face on the Dime”, Lee Hunter singing a musical history of the FDR years. #34) match book, Franklin Delano Roosevelt. #35) stamp, 20 cents with image of FDR, dated 1982 #36) newspaper, The Evening Star, headline states “President Dead,” dated Thursday, April 12, 1945. #37) wooden slat, removed from Roosevelt’s summer home on Campobello Island. #37) action figure, limited edition, talking FDR figure, 2003. #38) portrait, reproduction of unfinished FDR painting, in progress at the time of his death. #39) object - mounted poster, FDR and his dog Fala, from the FDR Memorial in Washington D.C.. [deaccessioned] #41) object - photograph of Col. James Roosevelt U.S.M.C. and participants in the raid on Makin Atoll, framed and matted. #42) newspaper, New York Times, November 25, 1934

Dates

  • 1934 - 2003
  • Majority of material found within 1934 - 1945

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Extent

From the Collection: 2 Linear Feet (1 Box, 6 objects)

Language of Materials

English

Container Summary

(1 box, 1 folder, 2 objects)

Repository Details

Part of the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Leatherby Libraries Repository

Contact:
Chapman University
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Orange 92866 USA US