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Roosevelt, Franklin D. (1882-1945) Whither bound?

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01101 Author/Creator: Roosevelt, Franklin D. (1882-1945) Place Written: Cambridge, Massachusetts Type: Book signed Date: 1926 Pagination: 34 p. ; 23 x 16 cm.

Summary of Content: Inscribed to his son James Roosevelt and dated June 1926. Signed twice, once in the presentation note on the free front endpaper and once on the titlepage. A lecture at Milton Academy on the Alumni Memorial Foundation, 18 May 1926. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company, and printed by The Riverside Press Cambridge. Bound in blue cloth.

People: Roosevelt, Franklin Delano, 1882-1945

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: PresidentChildren and FamilyEducation

Sub Era: The Roaring Twenties

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