Book Discussion on Dear Mrs. Roosevelt: Letters

Ms. Knepper talked about the book she edited, Dear Mrs. Roosevelt: Letters to Eleanor Roosevelt Through Depression and War,… read more

Ms. Knepper talked about the book she edited, Dear Mrs. Roosevelt: Letters to Eleanor Roosevelt Through Depression and War, published by Carroll and Graf. The book contains letters that were written to Eleanor Roosevelt during the depression and World War II. They cover the concerns of individual Americans who wrote to her about their sufferings from discrimination and lack of social security. The book also describes how Mrs. Roosevelt responded to the letters. Ms. Knepper read some of the letters and responded to questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Dear Mrs. Roosevelt: Letters

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Program ID:
182495-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 19, 2005
Last Aired:
Aug 14, 2005

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  • Feb 19, 2005 | 9:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 14, 2005 | 7:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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