President Roosevelt Memorial Dedication

With Mike Wallace acting as master of ceremonies, President Clinton and others addressed the crowd of Washington dignitaries and Roosevelt… read more

With Mike Wallace acting as master of ceremonies, President Clinton and others addressed the crowd of Washington dignitaries and Roosevelt family members gathered for the dedication of the new President Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial. They talked about President Roosevelt’s accomplishments during his twelve-year tenure, which included the Great Depression and World War Two. President Clinton said that the message of the memorial “is that the greatest president of this century, who led this nation as no other could, was disabled.” The designer and sculptors were also recognized. Princess Margriet was Franklin Roosevelt’s goddaughter. Senators Hatfield and Inouye headed the memorial commission. close

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President Roosevelt Memorial Dedication

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Program ID:
80917-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Statement
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 2, 1997
Last Aired:
May 29, 2006

Airing Details

  • May 02, 1997 | 9:53am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 02, 1997 | 10:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 03, 1997 | 3:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 03, 1997 | 9:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 04, 1997 | 12:38am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 04, 1997 | 6:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 05, 1997 | 4:23am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 1997 | 8:53pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 25, 1997 | 1:08am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 30, 2001 | 2:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 01, 2001 | 2:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 01, 2001 | 8:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 03, 2001 | 2:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 03, 2001 | 8:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 22, 2006 | 11:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 23, 2006 | 3:29am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 23, 2006 | 8:27am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 25, 2006 | 11:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 26, 2006 | 3:29am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 26, 2006 | 8:27am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 27, 2006 | 11:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 28, 2006 | 3:29am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 28, 2006 | 8:27am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2006 | 11:29am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2006 | 3:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2006 | 8:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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