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Eighty years ago Friday President Franklin D Roosevelt signed the

Eighty years ago Friday President Franklin D Roosevelt signed the


Today marks the 80th anniversary of the Reciprocal Trade Agreements Act (RTAA), a new approach to trade policy passed by the New Deal Congress and signed ...

Eighty years ago Friday, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act into law, creating the Social Security system. Through progra

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Top left: The TVA signed into law in 1933. Top right: President Roosevelt led the New Dealers; Bottom: A public mural from arts program

1of17President Franklin D. Roosevelt is seen in the lead car with Gov. Frank Merriam, surrounded by Secret Service members.Photo: The Chronicle 1938

Franklin D. Roosevelt at his home in Hyde Park, New York, delivering a

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Last photograph of Roosevelt, taken April 11, 1945, the day before his death

2of17Adm. David Worth Bagley talks to President Franklin D. Roosevelt at Mare Island on July 14, 1938.Photo: The Chronicle 1938

On this day eighty-four years ago, diminutive New York City Mayor Fiorello La Guardia (second from left) leaves the White House West Wing after meeting with ...

On June 25, 1938, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Fair Labor Standards Act into law, establishing America's first 40-hour work week and federal ...

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President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs the Social Security Act, 14th August 1935. (

15 February 1933 in Belmont Park

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In 1997, Political Science Quarterly published "Rating the Presidents: Washington to Clinton," and George Washington and Franklin D. Roosevelt tied for ...

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Eighty years ago this week -- on August 14, 1935 -- President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act. It created a national old-age retirement ...

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In 1933, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Emergency Conservation Work Act, which created the Civilian Conservation Corps.

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Eighty years ago today [6/19], President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Communications Act into law. The act, which was drafted in the time of fireside ...

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President Roosevelt listens as Saudi King Abdul Aziz speaks with him in French aboard a U.S. warship in this Feb. 20, 1945, file photo, in Great Bitter Lake ...

Franklin D. Roosevelt shooting a bow and arrow.

(Friday, May 12, 1933; part of the New Deal in response to the Great Depression) — The Agricultural Adjustment Act (AAA) was signed into law today by U.S. ...

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A 1937 political cartoon with the caption 'Do We Want A Ventriloquist Act In The

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President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act into law over 80 years ago

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Today, eighty years ago Hyde Park resident Franklin Roosevelt delivered his first Inaugural address. Recently I toured the late President's home.

3of17A full-page map in the July 14, 1938, Chronicle shows the president's itinerary.Photo: The Chronicle 1938. 4of17President Franklin D. Roosevelt ...

Many U.S. presidents harbored blatantly racist sentiments over the course of the country's history. Getty Images

80 years ago.

Depositors outside of a bank during the Great Depression, 1933. REUTERS

Eighty years ago this month, President Franklin D. Roosevelt dedicated the massive Hoover Dam

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In 1933, newly-elected president Franklin D. Roosevelt celebrates his birthday on Jan. 30. His commitment to children's health echoes in the work of the ...

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Park Ridge, IL – Eighty years ago today, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Social Security into law. Rep. Jan Schakowsky will celebrate this special ...

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President Franklin D. Roosevelt signing the Declaration of War against Japan, December 8, 1941. 79-AR-82.

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Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1934

President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Speech to the Nation, August 18th, 1937 visit to Roanoke Island

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This haunting picture, taken in Warm Springs the day before FDR died, shows the ravages caused by 13 years in the Presidency.

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President Franklin D. Roosevelt returned from Yalta, the southern Ukrainian city on the north coast of the Black Sea, after an enormously consequential “Big ...

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For a comprehensive collection of his quotes, see the book The Faith of FDR-from President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Public Papers 1933-1945.

Franklin D. Roosevelt speaking at the SPA Inauguration.

In 1937, President Franklin D. Roosevelt proposed increasing the number of Supreme Court justices; critics accused Roosevelt of attempting to “pack” the ...

Private world of Franklin D. Roosevelt unveiled in newly found film footage - The Washington Post

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Executive Order 7086 Establishing the National Youth Administration. June 26, 1935. President Franklin D. Roosevelt

Eighty years ago this month, President Franklin D. Roosevelt marked the signing of the Social Security Act into law. Ever since, the program has touched the ...


Joseph Stalin and Franklin Roosevelt at the Tehran Conference in 1943. (Wikimedia Commons photo


FDR his senior year at Harvard

On this day eighty-one years ago, First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt attended the National

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