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Franklin D. Roosevelt Letter

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
Title: Franklin D. Roosevelt Letter
Inclusive Dates: 1918
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: One letter, from Roosevelt to George N. Roos of the Pennsylvania YMCA, thanking him for providing binoculars for the U.S. Navy.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
http://scrc.syr.edu

Biographical History

Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945) was the 32d President of the United States. Prior to that he served as 44th Governor of New York (1929-1932), Assistant Secretary of the Navy (1913-1920), and United States Senator from New York (1911-1913).

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Franklin D. Roosevelt Letter consists of one letter, from Assistant Secretary of the Navy Roosevelt to George N. Roos of the Pennsylvania YMCA, thanking him for provifing binoculars for the U.S. Navy.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Related Material

Several of our manuscript collections contain FDR correspondence; please search for "Roosevelt, Franklin" to locate these items.

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Subject Headings

Persons

Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.

Corporate Bodies

United States. -- Navy -- Supplies and stores.
YMCA of the USA.

Subjects

Binoculars.

Genres and Forms

Correspondence.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Franklin D. Roosevelt Letter,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Transfer, 1970.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: MRC
Date: 3 Aug 2010
Revision history:

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Inventory

Correspondence
SC 559 to George N. Roos 28 Mar 1918

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