John Roosevelt Papers (Small Collections), 1947-1969 | Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum
The papers of John Roosevelt consist of three address books; two belonging to Eleanor Roosevelt and one belonging to Elliot Roosevelt, correspondence from schoolchildren to Eleanor Roosevelt, correspondence from Roosevelt to his mother, correspondence from Richard Nixon to Roosevelt, miscellaneous notes and cards, and a framed certificate awarded posthumously to Eleanor Roosevelt from Brockport University.
John Roosevelt was the youngest child of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt. During World War II he served in the US Navy. After the war he was the regional manager of Grayson and Robertson Stores in California. John never pursued a political career and he eventually changed his political party, becoming Republican.
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Item 1: Address Book
Item 2: Address Book
Item 3: Address Book
Item 4: Address Book
Miscellaneous Notes and Cards
Letters to ER from School Children, 1959
Richard Nixon to John A. Roosevelt, Feb. 10, 1969
Letters to ER, 1916-1920
Item 5: The Coordinated Supension Treatment: Speech held in memory of Franklin D. Roosevelt 191 General Hospital US Army Paris
Item 6: Certificate to ER from the State University College Brockport