Book Discussion on The Woman Behind the New Deal

Kirsten Downey talked about her book The Woman Behind the New Deal: The Life of Frances Perkins, FDR’S Secretary of Labor and His… read more

Kirsten Downey talked about her book The Woman Behind the New Deal: The Life of Frances Perkins, FDR’S Secretary of Labor and His Moral Conscience (Nan A. Talese; March 3, 2009). She responded to questions from members of the audience.

This was a 10:00 a.m. program in the History and Biography Pavilion of the 9th annual National Book Festival, held on the National Mall.

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on The Woman Behind the New Deal

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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Sep 26, 2009

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  • Sep 26, 2009 | 10:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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