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Teddy Roosevelt Fun Fact:   Teddy was the last President to carry a holstered sidearm while in office as part of his daily attire.

Teddy Roosevelt Fun Fact: Teddy was the last President to carry a holstered sidearm while in office as part of his daily attire.( All facts about Teddy Roosevelt are fun.

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Eleanor Roosevelt Photo 8x10 Wedding Day 1905 Franklin FDR COLORIZED

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt as a bride in She wed Franklin Delano Roosevelt (her father's fifth cousin) and was then known as Eleanor Roosevelt.

Eleanor Roosevelt takes flight with one of the Tuskegee Airmen, ca. 1940. (She had been a strong advocate for opening flight roles to Black airmen.)

Eleanor Roosevelt’s Flight Into History With A Tuskegee Airman

Eleanor Roosevelt in 1898. Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962) was the First Lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945. She supported the New Deal policies of her husband, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and became an advocate for civil rights. After her husband's death in 1945, Roosevelt continued to be an international author, speaker, politician, and activist for the New Deal coalition. She worked to enhance the status of working women, although she opposed the Equal Rights Amendment because she…

Eleanor Roosevelt in Eleanor Roosevelt was the First Lady of the United States from 1933 to She supported the New Deal policies of her husband, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and became an advocate for civil rights. After her husband's death in Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962).  A remarkable woman.  As wife of the 32nd President, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt challenged and transformed the historically ceremonial, behind-the-scenes First Lady role. She iparticipated in radio broadcasts, wrote a daily syndicated column, "My Day," and held 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.

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.

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