President F. Roosevelt Fireside Chat

In the first of his 30 “fireside chat” national radio addresses, President Franklin Roosevelt talked about the bank crisis… read more

In the first of his 30 “fireside chat” national radio addresses, President Franklin Roosevelt talked about the bank crisis affecting the country and encouraged citizens to be patient during the bank “holiday” he proclaimed following a run on banks. A photograph of the president is shown while an audio tape of the speech is played. No film of the speech exists. close

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President F. Roosevelt Fireside Chat

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Program ID:
152627-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 16, 1999
Last Aired:
Dec 8, 1999

Airing Details

  • Oct 16, 1999 | 1:13am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 08, 1999 | 7:50pm EST | C-SPAN 2

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