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