President Franklin Roosevelt's First Fireside Chat

During Franklin D. Roosevelt’s presidency, he delivered a number of radio broadcasts which became known as fireside chats to inform… read more

During Franklin D. Roosevelt’s presidency, he delivered a number of radio broadcasts which became known as fireside chats to inform and build public support for his administration’s efforts during the Great Depression, World War II, and the enactment of New Deal policies. This is President Roosevelt’s first fireside chat from March 12, 1933, titled, “The Banking Crisis.”

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President Franklin Roosevelt's First Fireside Chat

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298210-1
Category:
White House Event
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Broadcast
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 12, 2011
Last Aired:
Mar 10, 2013

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  • Mar 12, 2011 | 8:51am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 13, 2011 | 3:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 14, 2011 | 4:52am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 10, 2013 | 9:49am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 10, 2013 | 8:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 10, 2013 | 10:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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