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Roosevelt, Franklin D. (1882-1945) Draft of a Proposed Provision, Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1935--Communication from the President of the United States.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09693.16 Author/Creator: Roosevelt, Franklin D. (1882-1945) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Pamphlet Date: 20 May 1935 Pagination: 2 p. ; 23.3 x 14.9 cm.

One pamphlet entitled, "Draft of a Proposed Provision, Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1935--Communication from the President of the United States," dated May 20, 1935. Legislation would clarify the limits of "Civilian Conservation Corps" which should only pertain to the Emergency Appropriation Act of 1933.

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