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Dear Mrs. Roosevelt

Letters from Children of the Great Depression

by Robert (ed.) Cohen

  • 376 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by The University of North Carolina Press .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Adolescents,
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Child welfare,
  • Children,
  • Poverty,
  • Social history,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • History: American,
  • First Ladies,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor,,
  • USA,
  • Letters,
  • United States - 20th Century/Depression,
  • Children"s writings, American,
  • History-United States - 20th Century/Depression,
  • Literary Collections / Letters,
  • Literary Collections-Letters,
  • Correspondence,
  • United States,
  • Sociology - General,
  • 1884-1962,
  • Poor children,
  • Presidents" spouses

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7972826M
    ISBN 100807854131
    ISBN 109780807854136


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--New York Times, 5/ During her first year in the White House, Mrs. Roosevelt receivedpieces of mail from adults and children. She continued to receive hundreds of thousands of letters in the years that followed. The First Lady had a secretary who was in charge of the mail.

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