August 11th, 1944


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Because of the persistent rain and mist we were not able to see and enjoy the natural beauty of Southeastern Alaska along this the world famous Inside Passage, nor did FDR have the opportunity for the few hours fishing that he had hoped for. The day on board ship was quiet and uneventful. FDR worked on his speech.

Enroute Bremerton, WA



Position and data: Lat 52-08-08 North; Long. 127-56-04 West. The avg. temp was 56.

Enroute Bremerton, WA



In Hyde Park, NY


USH = White House Usher's Diary, STE = Stenographer's Diary, PC = Press Conference, TU = Tully's Appointment Diary

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