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Franklin D. Roosevelt Letter

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 3 Aug 2010

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).

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.

Arrangement of the Collection

Single item.


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.

Related Material

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

Subject Headings


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

Corporate Bodies

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



Genres and Forms


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.

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