Franklin D. Roosevelt

Franklin D. Roosevelt appears in the following:

The Presidents on Presidency

Wednesday, October 16, 1968

A historical reflection on the United States presidency from Franklin Delano Roosevelt to Lyndon Johnson.

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Sounds of History

Tuesday, May 30, 1967

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Memorial Day feature for WNYC. Narrator Burgess Meredith. Biographies of FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, JFK, Stevenson, MacArthur. Excerpts of their speeches.

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WNYC 30th Anniversary Special

Thursday, July 08, 1954

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Excerpts illustrating WNYC's 30-year-old legacy on the air. An announcer introduces each clip and provides context.


Clip list:
Mayor La Guardia speaking at an unnamed ...

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Cavalcade of WNYC

Thursday, July 08, 1948

A recreation of WNYC's first broadcast at the launch of the station's 25th year on the air.

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"A talk" - Brooklyn Botanic Gardens.

Monday, July 15, 1946

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Esther [Ann] Huebner, instructor at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, instructs on the planting and care of early-spring bulbs.

Includes FDR "March of Dimes" message at the end.


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Franklin Delano Roosevelt Remarks on Opening of NY World's Fair

Sunday, April 30, 1939

"I am able to congratulate all of you who conceived and planned the Fair and all you men and women who built it."

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FDR Address at laying of cornerstone of Federal building at NY World's Fair

Thursday, June 30, 1938

President Roosevelt reveals he has a mason's union card.

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FDR- Address to closing session of National Education Assoc.

Thursday, June 30, 1938

President Franklin D. Roosevelt addresses the closing session of the National Education Association meeting at the World's Fair site.

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