Book Discussion on FDR's Alphabet Soup

Tonya Bolden talked about her book for middle-school children, FDR’s Alphabet Soup: New Deal America 1932-1939 (Knopf Books for Young… read more

Tonya Bolden talked about her book for middle-school children, FDR’s Alphabet Soup: New Deal America 1932-1939 (Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2010). Ms. Bolden’s book examines President Franklin Roosevelt’s first one hundred days in office and examines many specifics of New Deal legislation. She responded to questions from members of the audience at the seventh annual Roosevelt Reading Festival. It was held by the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum in the Henry A. Wallace Visitor and Education Center in Hyde Park, New York. close

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Book Discussion on FDR's Alphabet Soup

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Public Affairs Event
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Hyde Park, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jul 25, 2010
Last Aired:
Sep 12, 2010

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  • Jul 25, 2010 | 1:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 11, 2010 | 4:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 12, 2010 | 1:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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