195Jun 30, 2013
Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum Rededication
At a rededication ceremony for the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, speakers talked about the development of the site in Hyde Park, New York, and the legacy of the former ...
6,794Aug 11, 2012
National Convention Platform Committee Meeting
The Democratic Platform Committee considered and adopted the platform for the Democratic Party Convention. Every four years, the Democratic National Convention adopts a new national platform ...
260Feb 28, 2011
Two congressional committees held a joint hearing focusing on the mission and future of the nation’s presidential libraries. They reviewed the relationship between the federal government ...
291Nov 11, 2007
President Roosevelt and the Supreme Court
Panelists talked about President Roosevelt and the 1930s U.S. Supreme Court. They discussed important Supreme Court decisions, appointments and presidential politics of the era including the ...
179Apr 8, 2005
50th Anniversary of Polio Vaccine
Ben Bradlee, former executive editor of the Washington Post, and Anna Roosevelt, granddaughter of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, talked about the 50th anniversary of the Salk polio ...
53Jan 10, 2001
Roosevelt Statue Dedication
President Clinton dedicated a new statue of President Franklin Roosevelt depicting him in a wheel chair. In his speech he reviewed several measures adopted during his administration which had ...
84Apr 12, 1995
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Commemoration
President Clinton and others attended the “Remembering Franklin D. Roosevelt 50th Anniversary Commemorative Services” held at the Little White House in Warm Springs, Georgia. The ...
225Jan 30, 1991
Four Freedoms Speech
President Bush, congressional leaders, and academics spoke at a ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of Franklin Roosevelt’s “Four Freedoms” speech delivered January 6, 1941. ...