Roosevelt, Franklin Delano

Collection:
Joe McTyre Photograph Collection, 1889-1985, undated
Title:
Roosevelt, Franklin Delano
Publisher:
Joe McTyre Photograph Collection, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1939
Subject:
Presidents--United States
Automobiles--1930-1940
Vehicles--Georgia--Warm Springs
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
Warm Springs Institute (Warm Springs, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Meriwether County, Warm Springs, 32.8904081, -84.6810381
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt behind the wheel of a car 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.
Local Identifier:
VIS 106.66.02
ahc106066002a.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/McTyre/id/164
Rights Holder:
This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Additional Rights Information:
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Extent:
8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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