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Eleanor Roosevelt spooning out nourishment in a Great Depression soup kitchen ~

Eleanor Roosevelt spooning out nourishment in a Great Depression soup kitchen. Roasted Acorn Squash - Girl Meets Nourishment The perfect Sep.

Eleanor Roosevelt had a good sense of humour:“I had a rose named after me and I was very flattered. But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalog: ‘No good in a bed, but fine against a wall.’” -Eleanor Roosevelt

"I had a rose named after me and I was very flattered. But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalog: 'No good in a bed, but fine against a wall.'" - Eleanor Roosevelt Photo taken 1948 in Berlin

Eleanor Roosevelt in her wedding dress

The Day Eleanor Roosevelt Wed a Cousin & Had Her Wedding Overshadowed

March FDR and Eleanor Roosevelt Marry On this day in Franklin Delano Roosevelt married his distant cousin Eleanor Roosevelt in New York. Eleanor’s uncle President Theodore Roosevelt.

FDR Inauguration top hat

The Lost Style Of The Fancy Presidential Top Hat

Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt return to the White House after FDR was inaugurated for a third term on January (Roosevelt Library)

Eleanor Roosevelt worked diligently to have minorities treated more fairly in our military.   Suggested reading:  "No Ordinary Time" by Doris Kearns Goodwin.

Learn About First Lady and UN Delegate Eleanor Roosevelt

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was the First Lady of the United States from 1933 to She supported the New Deal policies of her husband, distant cousin Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and became an advocate for civil rights.

Eleanor Roosevelt and Eisenhower in Hyde Park, New York - 1945

Eleanor Roosevelt and General Dwight D Eisenhower walking the grounds during his visit to FDRs grave on July 10 1945

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962) As wife of the 32nd President, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt challenged and transformed the historically ceremonial, behind-the-scenes First Lady role. She increased her public presence by participating in radio broadcasts, authoring a daily syndicated column, "My Day," and holding weekly, women-only press conferences (she was the first presidential wife to do so) to discuss women's issues, her daily activities and breaking news. Remarkable person!

The 25 Most Powerful Women of the Past Century

A woman well ahead of her time: Eleanor Roosevelt As wife of the President, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt challenged and transformed the historically ceremonial, behind-the-scenes First Lady role.

America's First Ladies: Eleanor Roosevelt: A renowned advocate for civil rights, after her husband Franklin's death in 1945, Roosevelt continued to be an international author, speaker, politician, and activis (scheduled via http://www.tailwindapp.com?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=twpin&utm_content=post862835&utm_campaign=scheduler_attribution)

From Martha to Michelle: The changing faces (and fashions) of America's 43 First Ladies

my sorority sister - America's First Ladies: Eleanor Roosevelt: A renowned advocate for civil rights, after her husband Franklin's death in Roosevelt continued to be an international author, speaker, politician, and activis

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