- Belle Isle Family Photographs, circa 1900-1940
- Franklin Roosevelt visit to Warm Springs
- Belle Isle Family Photographs, Atlanta History Center
- Date of Original:
- Crowds--Georgia--Warm Springs
People with disabilities--Georgia--Warm Springs
Political parades and rallies--Georgia--Warm Springs
Clothing and dress--1930-1940
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
- United States, Georgia, Meriwether County, Warm Springs, 32.8904081, -84.6810381
- View of an audience, likely polio victims, at a campaign rally for presidential candidate Franklin Delano Roosevelt (not pictured), held in Warm Springs, Georgia.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the 32nd President of the United States, and served from 1933 until his death in 1945. He was Governor of New York, prior to being elected president. Roosevelt was a frequent visitor to Warm Springs, Georgia after he contacted polio. He utilized the pools at the resort town to heal his legs. Roosevelt visited Georgia over forty-one times between 1924 and 1945, and consequently endeared himself to many of the state's residents.
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- VIS 146.01.20
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- 4 x 5 in. sepia tone silver gelatin print
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- Atlanta History Center