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Franklin D. Roosevelt Papers, 1920-1928 | Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum

Collection Overview

Title: Franklin D. Roosevelt Papers, 1920-1928Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Roosevelt, Franklin D. (1882-1945)

Extent: 5.0 Linear Feet

Arrangement: The collection is arranged in four series: General Correspondence; Replies to FDR's Circular Letter, December 1924; Dutchess County Political Affairs; Newspaper Clippings and Printed Material.

Date Acquired: 07/00/1947

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The materials in this collection relate to Franklin D. Roosevelt's political activities in the Democratic Party from December 1920, after the Cox-Roosevelt defeat in the Presidential election, to January 1928, when Roosevelt began his campaign to become Governor of New York. Not included in these papers are materials pertaining to the campaign to nominate Alfred E. Smith as the Democratic Presidential candidate in 1924, and business and personal papers relating to the Roosevelt family.

The papers consist of incoming and outgoing correspondence, printed materials, and newspaper clippings related to the Democratic Party.

Administrative Information

Repository: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum

Access Restrictions: This collection is available for use by the general public.

Use Restrictions: Literary property rights have been donated to the United States Government.

Acquisition Source: Franklin D. Roosevelt

Acquisition Method: The papers were presented to the Library in July of 1947 by the estate of Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Related Materials: Franklin D. Roosevelt Papers as Vice-Presidential Candidate, 1920; Franklin D. Roosevelt Papers Pertaining to the Campaign of 1924; Franklin D. Roosevelt Papers Pertaining to the Campaign of 1928. The Louis Howe Papers contain scattered items relating to this period.

Box and Folder Listing


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[Series 1: General Correspondence],
[Series 2: Replies to FDR's Circular Letter],
[Series 3: Dutchess County Politcal Affairs],
[Series 4: Newspaper Clippings and Printed Material],
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Series 1: General CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
test Incoming and outgoing correspondence arranged alphabetically by surname of correspondent. There are seperate files for the Democratic National Committee and prominent party leaders. Undated or unidentified materials and platform and publicity materials are filed at the end of the series.

Box 1Add to your cart.

A GeneralAdd to your cart.

Arnett, Louis W.Add to your cart.

Avery, CarlosAdd to your cart.

Ba-Bo GeneralAdd to your cart.

Battle, GordonAdd to your cart.

Berres, A. J.Add to your cart.

Br-By GeneralAdd to your cart.

Ca-Ch GeneralAdd to your cart.

Chester, Adm. C. M.Add to your cart.

Cl-Cu GeneralAdd to your cart.

Copeland, Royal S.Add to your cart.

D GeneralAdd to your cart.

Democratic National CommitteeAdd to your cart.

Box 2Add to your cart.

E GeneralAdd to your cart.

F GeneralAdd to your cart.

G GeneralAdd to your cart.

Gay, Edwin F.Add to your cart.

Goldsmith, RobertAdd to your cart.

Greene, Frederick S.Add to your cart.

Ha GeneralAdd to your cart.

Harrison, PatAdd to your cart.

He-Hu GeneralAdd to your cart.

Henderson, John D.Add to your cart.

Higgs, W. H.Add to your cart.

Hull, CordellAdd to your cart.

Huppuch, W. A.Add to your cart.

I GeneralAdd to your cart.

J GeneralAdd to your cart.

Box 3Add to your cart.

K GeneralAdd to your cart.

King, Will R.Add to your cart.

L GeneralAdd to your cart.

Mac-Mc GeneralAdd to your cart.

McCarthy, Charles H.Add to your cart.

McKinney, James A.Add to your cart.

M GeneralAdd to your cart.

Mack, Norman E.Add to your cart.

Marsh, H. W.Add to your cart.

Martin, W. C.Add to your cart.

Meininger, William J.Add to your cart.

Moroney, W. J.Add to your cart.

Moskowitz, BelleAdd to your cart.

N GeneralAdd to your cart.

O GeneralAdd to your cart.

Oldfield, William A.Add to your cart.

P GeneralAdd to your cart.

Peabody, George FosterAdd to your cart.

Pell, HerbertAdd to your cart.

Pendell, ThomasAdd to your cart.

Polansky, Morris I.Add to your cart.

Box 4Add to your cart.

Ra-Ri GeneralAdd to your cart.

Randolph, HollingsAdd to your cart.

Rayburn, Robert H.Add to your cart.

Remick, James W.Add to your cart.

Ro-Ry GeneralAdd to your cart.

Roper, Daniel C.Add to your cart.

Sa-Sc GeneralAdd to your cart.

St. Jean, GeorgeAdd to your cart.

Scharf, E. L.Add to your cart.

Sh-Sw GeneralAdd to your cart.

Shaver, ClemAdd to your cart.

T GeneralAdd to your cart.

Thompson, SusannahAdd to your cart.

U-V GeneralAdd to your cart.

W GeneralAdd to your cart.

Walsh, Thomas J.Add to your cart.

Washburn, IrvingAdd to your cart.

Wehle, Louis B.Add to your cart.

X-Y-Z GeneralAdd to your cart.

Box 5Add to your cart.

Undated or unidentified materialsAdd to your cart.

Platform and Publicity Material, Misc.Add to your cart.

Series 2: Replies to FDR's Circular LetterAdd to your cart.
test Replies to Roosevelt's letter requesting comments on the status of the Democratic Party. Arranged alphabetically by States.

Box 5Add to your cart.

Alabama, December 1924Add to your cart.

Arizona, December 1924Add to your cart.

Arkansas, December 1924Add to your cart.

California, December 1924Add to your cart.

Colorado, December 1924Add to your cart.

Connecticut, December 1924Add to your cart.

Delaware, December 1924Add to your cart.

District of Columbia, December 1924Add to your cart.

Florida, December 1924Add to your cart.

Georgia, December 1924Add to your cart.

Idaho, December 1924Add to your cart.

Kansas, December 1924Add to your cart.

Illinois, December 1924Add to your cart.

Indianna, December 1924Add to your cart.

Iowa, December 1924Add to your cart.

Kentucky, December 1924Add to your cart.

Louisiana, December 1924Add to your cart.

Maine, December 1924Add to your cart.

Maryland, December 1924Add to your cart.

Massachusetts, December 1924Add to your cart.

Michigan, December 1924Add to your cart.

Minnesota, December 1924Add to your cart.

Mississippi, December 1924Add to your cart.

Missouri, December 1924Add to your cart.

Montana, December 1924Add to your cart.

Box 6Add to your cart.

Nebraska, December 1924Add to your cart.

Nevada, December 1924Add to your cart.

New Hampshire, December 1924Add to your cart.

New Jersey, December 1924Add to your cart.

New Mexico, December 1924Add to your cart.

New York, December 1924Add to your cart.

North Carolina, December 1924Add to your cart.

North Dakota, December 1924Add to your cart.

Ohio, December 1924Add to your cart.

Oklahoma, December 1924Add to your cart.

Oregon, December 1924Add to your cart.

Pennsylvania, December 1924Add to your cart.

Rhode Island, December 1924Add to your cart.

South Carolina, December 1924Add to your cart.

South Dakota, December 1924Add to your cart.

Tennessee, December 1924Add to your cart.

Texas, December 1924Add to your cart.

Utah, December 1924Add to your cart.

Virginia, December 1924Add to your cart.

Washington, December 1924Add to your cart.

West Virginia, December 1924Add to your cart.

Wisconsin, December 1924Add to your cart.

Wyoming, December 1924Add to your cart.

Series 3: Dutchess County Politcal AffairsAdd to your cart.
test Incoming and outgoing correspondence arranged alphabetically by surname of correspondent. There are separate files for the Democratic County Committee and prominent county Democrats.

Box 6Add to your cart.

A GeneralAdd to your cart.

B GeneralAdd to your cart.

C GeneralAdd to your cart.

D GeneralAdd to your cart.

Democratic County CommitteeAdd to your cart.

E-F GeneralAdd to your cart.

G GeneralAdd to your cart.

Graham, JesseAdd to your cart.

Box 7Add to your cart.

H GeneralAdd to your cart.

J-L GeneralAdd to your cart.

Killmer, E. ThomasAdd to your cart.

Lesher, Samuel W.Add to your cart.

Lynch, Thomas M.Add to your cart.

M GeneralAdd to your cart.

Mack, John E.Add to your cart.

Morgenthau, Henry Jr.Add to your cart.

N-P GeneralAdd to your cart.

R GeneralAdd to your cart.

S GeneralAdd to your cart.

T GeneralAdd to your cart.

V GeneralAdd to your cart.

W GeneralAdd to your cart.

X-Y-Z General and MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.

Series 4: Newspaper Clippings and Printed MaterialAdd to your cart.
test Scrapbooks and unarranged clippings.

Box 8Add to your cart.

News Clippings, Misc.Add to your cart.

Box 9Add to your cart.

News Clippings, 1920-1926Add to your cart.

Box 10Add to your cart.

Scrapbooks - News ClippingsAdd to your cart.

Scrapbooks - Printed MaterialAdd to your cart.

Box 11Add to your cart.

Scrapbook, 1926-1928Add to your cart.

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: General Correspondence],
[Series 2: Replies to FDR's Circular Letter],
[Series 3: Dutchess County Politcal Affairs],
[Series 4: Newspaper Clippings and Printed Material],
[All]