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Visit of First Lady Michelle Obama to HUD headquarters

Visit of First Lady Michelle Obama to HUD headquarters

Photographer: Rick Vargas, David Valdez--HUD Photo Creation Date: 2/4/2009 Visit of First Lady Michelle Obama to HUD headquarters

Ellen Axson Wilson

Ellen Axson Wilson

Local Accession Number: 1190..Description: Portrait of the first lady, Ellen Louise Axson Wilson. It hangs in Carnegie Library, Rome, Georgia and was a gift of her good friend, Miss Martha Berry. The artist is ... more

Ellen Axson Wilson

Ellen Axson Wilson

Local Accession Number: 1190..Description: Portrait of the first lady, Ellen Louise Axson Wilson. It hangs in Carnegie Library, Rome, Georgia and was a gift of her good friend, Miss Martha Berry. The artist is ... more

Ellen Axson Wilson

Ellen Axson Wilson

Local Accession Number: 1190..Description: Portrait of the first lady, Ellen Louise Axson Wilson. It hangs in Carnegie Library, Rome, Georgia and was a gift of her good friend, Miss Martha Berry. The artist is ... more

First Ladies Gowns, Julia Dent Grant

First Ladies Gowns, Julia Dent Grant

Description: Gown worn by Julia Dent Grant, wife of President (1869-1877) Ulysses S. Grant first lady of the White House, . This gown was worn by Mrs. Grant at the second inaugural ball in 1873. It is made of w... more

Margaret Wilson

Margaret Wilson

Local Accession Number: 1235..Description: Daughter of Wilson and Ellen Axson Wilson. After her mother's death, she served as First Lady before Wilson's second marriage. ..Photographer: Davis and Sanford..Sourc... more

Margaret Wilson

Margaret Wilson

Local Accession Number: 1235..Description: Daughter of Wilson and Ellen Axson Wilson. After her mother's death, she served as First Lady before Wilson's second marriage. ..Photographer: Davis and Sanford..Sourc... more

Margaret Wilson

Margaret Wilson

Local Accession Number: 1235..Description: Daughter of Wilson and Ellen Axson Wilson. After her mother's death, she served as First Lady before Wilson's second marriage. ..Photographer: Davis and Sanford..Sourc... more

Marjorie Brown

Marjorie Brown

Photo shows Marjorie Brown (1892-1988) of Atlanta who was a relative of First Lady Ellen Wilson. Marjorie was a bridesmaid at Miss Jessie Wilson's White house wedding to Francis B. Sayre in November, 1913, and ... more

Marjorie Brown

Marjorie Brown

Photo shows Marjorie Brown (1892-1988) of Atlanta who was a relative of First Lady Ellen Wilson. Marjorie was a bridesmaid at Miss Jessie Wilson's White house wedding to Francis B. Sayre in November, 1913, and ... more

Mrs. T.J. Preston

Mrs. T.J. Preston

Photograph shows Frances Clara Folsom Cleveland Preston (1864-1947) who was married to the President of the United States, Grover Cleveland and was 22nd and 24th First Lady of the United States from 1886 to 188... more

Mrs. T.J. Preston

Mrs. T.J. Preston

Photograph shows Frances Clara Folsom Cleveland Preston (1864-1947) who was married to the President of the United States, Grover Cleveland and was the 22nd and 24th first lady of the United States from 1886 to... more

Mrs. W.G. Harding

Mrs. W.G. Harding

Photograph shows Florence Mabel Harding (1860-1924) who served as First Lady as the wife of President Warren G. Harding. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2018) Title from data provided by the Bain News Service ... more

Cuban nurses

Cuban nurses

Photograph shows group of Cuban Red Cross nurses for hospital unit in France with Mariana Seva y Rodríguez, first lady and chairman of the Cuban Red Cross Society and her husband Mario García Menocal (1866-1941... more

Mrs. Issac Pearson, Miss Marg Wilson

Mrs. Issac Pearson, Miss Marg Wilson

Caption from caption list: Society was brilliantly represented by hundreds of its leading members including the first lady of the land, at the Artists Carnival and Book fair held by the Penwomans League at the ... more

Mrs. Coolidge at Salvation Army, 122423

Mrs. Coolidge at Salvation Army, 122423

Photo shows First Lady Grace Coolidge and group with food baskets in front of Christmas tree. Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Herbert ... more

Although the temperature was below the freezing ... the President and Mrs. Coolidge were up early to view the eclipse of the sun from the lawn of the White House. They used a blackened window pane, while the First Lady of t... had a developed photographed plate furnished by one of ... photographers

Although the temperature was below the freezing ... the President and ...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

First Lady of the land tries Army chow. While inspecting the United States Army Medical exhibit in Washington today, Mrs. Calvin Coolidge, sampled a piece of meat prepared by one of the soldier cooks. The exhibit was staged for the delegates to the annual convention of the American Medical Association being held in the National Capital. On the left in the photograph is Capt. G.R. Sandrock and Maj. J.P. Fletcher, in charge of the exhibit

First Lady of the land tries Army chow. While inspecting the United St...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp... more

Washington youngsters surprise Mrs. Coolidge with May Day basket of flowers. ... the First Lady of the land opened the door of ... morning she found a May Basket of flowers ha... nob. The basket, filled with daisies, was pu... little Washington children to tell Mrs Coolidge ... is Child Health Day." The daisies represen... "Better Health for Children" movement. The ...ph are Nan Norton, Elizabeth Ann Taylor and ... Cooley

Washington youngsters surprise Mrs. Coolidge with May Day basket of fl...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: B10? Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc... more

First Lady of Land christens huge air liner. The First Lady of the Land, Mrs. Herbert Hoover, christening the giant airliner Buenos Aires today at the Naval Air Station in Washington. The ship will carry 32 passengers and a crew of 4 and will be put into passenger service between New York and South America by the New York Rio and Buenos Aires Air Line. Mrs. Hoover is greatly interested in the development of air traffic between North and South America as a means of promoting good will among the American republics

First Lady of Land christens huge air liner. The First Lady of the Lan...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at htt... more

First Lady assists Santa. Mrs. Hoover took an active part in the Christmas affair for Washington's less fortunate residents. She is shown handing out one of the 1,500 bags of food and presents which were distributed by the Central Union Mission at a party held in the Fox Theatre. Assisting Mrs. Hoover are Santa Claus, in the person of John S. Bennett, and Mrs. Bennett, who have charge of the Mission. 122430

First Lady assists Santa. Mrs. Hoover took an active part in the Chris...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at htt... more

First Lady of the land with son, Allan, and grandchildren at Fort Myer riding exhibition. Mrs. Herbert Hoover with her son Allan and the Hoover grandchildren, Betty Ann and Herbert Hoover, 3rd, as they arrived at Fort Myer, VA today to attend the riding exhibition given by the enlisted men of the United States Cavalry

First Lady of the land with son, Allan, and grandchildren at Fort Myer...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about th... more

First Lady attends convention session of C.A.R. Mrs. Herbert Hoover warmly greeted as she arrived at the Corcoran Art Gallery in Washington to attend a convention session of the Children of the American Revolution. In the center of photograph, left to right: Mrs. Lawrence Quirola, National Vice President of the C.A.R.; Mrs. Hoover; and Mrs. Samuel Arenta, National President of the C.A.R. 41932

First Lady attends convention session of C.A.R. Mrs. Herbert Hoover wa...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp... more

Mrs. Herbert Hoover and cabinet ladies at amaryllis show. The First Lady of the land and ladies of the cabinet viewed the beautiful blooms at the Department of Agriculture amaryllis show in Washington today. In the photograph, left to right; Mrs. Ogden L. Mills, wife of the Secretary of the Treasury; Mrs. Arthur M. Hyde, wife of the Secretary of Agriculture; Mrs. Herbert Hoover; Mrs. Charles Francis Adams, wife of Secretary of Navy; Mrs. Walter F. Brown, wife of Postmaster General; and Mrs. William D. Mitchell, wife of Attorney General. 32332

Mrs. Herbert Hoover and cabinet ladies at amaryllis show. The First La...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp... more

MRS. ROOSEVELT IS GUEST OF GIRL SCOUTS AT 15-CENT LUNCHEON. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT ENJOYED A 15-CENT LUNCHEON TODAY AS GUEST OF THE GIRL SCOUTS IN THEIR 'LITTLE HOUSE' IN WASHINGTON. ON THE LEFT IS WALTER W. HEAD, PRESIDENT OF THE BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA. FLORENCE YEAGER IS THE GIRL SCOUT SERVING THE FIRST LADY OF THE LAND

MRS. ROOSEVELT IS GUEST OF GIRL SCOUTS AT 15-CENT LUNCHEON. MRS. FRANK...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

FIRST LADY OPENS CHRISTMAS SEAL DRIVE. THE NATION WIDE DRIVE FOR FUNDS WITH WHICH TO FIGHT TUBERCULOSIS IS OPENED BY MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT AS SHE PURCHASES THE FIRST 1933 CHRISTMAS SEAL FROM MISS FLORENCE GWIN, DAUGHTER OF MR. AND MRS. J. BLAINE GWIN OF WASHINGTON. THE CHRISTMAS SEALS WILL BE ON SALE FROM THANKSGIVING UNTIL CHRISTMAS DAY

FIRST LADY OPENS CHRISTMAS SEAL DRIVE. THE NATION WIDE DRIVE FOR FUNDS...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

FIRST LADY LIGHTS BIRTHDAY CAKE. MRS. ROOSEVELT LIGHTS THE CANDLES ON THE BIRTHDAY CAKE AT THE SHOREHAM HOTEL BIRTHDAY BALL OF PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT. THE PRESIDENT REMAINED AT THE WHITE HOUSE AND HAD WITH HIM A FEW CLOSE FRIENDS. IN THE ABOVE PICTURE MRS. WOODROW WILSON IS ON THE EXTREME LEFT. DIRECTLY BEHIND THE CAKE IS MRS. CURTIS DALL. MAJ. WILLIAM HORTON IS BETWEEN MRS. DALL AND MRS. ROOSEVELT AND RAYMOND T. BAKER, CHAIRMAN OF THE BIRTHDAY BALL COMMITTEE, IS ON THE RIGHT OF THE PICTURE

FIRST LADY LIGHTS BIRTHDAY CAKE. MRS. ROOSEVELT LIGHTS THE CANDLES ON ...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

FIRST LADY JOINS IN COMMUNITY CHEST DRIVE. MRS. ROOSEVELT MEETS WITH PROMINENT WOMEN AS THE COMMUNITY CHEST DRIVE GETS UNDERWAY WITH AN ADDRESS OF THE PRESIDENT TO 500 LEADERS. FROM THE LEFT: MRS. MARGARET CULKIN BANNING, DULUTH, MINN.; MRS. NEWTON D. BAKER; MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT; AND MRS. THOMAS A. EDISON

FIRST LADY JOINS IN COMMUNITY CHEST DRIVE. MRS. ROOSEVELT MEETS WITH P...

Title from unverified caption data provided by Harris & Ewing. Copyright Harris & Ewing. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ew... more

FIRST LADY HELPS SALVATION ARMY DISTRIBUTE BASKETS TO POOR. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT, IN A DAY OF CHARITABLE ACTIVITIES, JOINED WITH THE SALVATION ARMY IN DISTRIUTING BASKETS OF FOOD TO THE NEEDY. SHE IS SHOWN HERE PRESENTING A BASKET TO MRS. MAY JOHNSON. FROM THE LEFT: MRS. JOHNSON; MRS. JAMES ASHER; MAJOR JAMES ASHER, HEAD OF THE SALVATION ARMY IN WASHINGTON; MRS. ROOSEVELT; SECRETARY OF WAR DERN; AND THE RT. REV. JAMES FREEMAN, BISHOP OF WASHINGTON

FIRST LADY HELPS SALVATION ARMY DISTRIBUTE BASKETS TO POOR. MRS. FRANK...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

MADAME MINISTER AND FIRST LADY. MRS. RUTH BRYAN OWEN, FORMER MEMBER OF CONGRESS AND MINISTER TO DENMARK, ... RIGHT, IS SHOWN HERE IN A PHOTOGRAPH MADE AT THE WHITE HOUSE WHILE SHE VISITED MRS. ROOSEVELT. MRS. OWEN IS ON LEAVE FROM HER POST IN DENMARK AND IS A WHITE HOUSE GUEST FOR A FEW DAYS

MADAME MINISTER AND FIRST LADY. MRS. RUTH BRYAN OWEN, FORMER MEMBER OF...

Title from unverified caption data provided by Harris & Ewing. Copyright Harris & Ewing. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ew... more

FIRST LADY ATTENDS SERVICES FOR DEAD KING. MRS. ROOSEVELT ATTENDED THE SERVICES HELD IN THE NATIONAL CATHEDRAL AT WASHINGTON IN HONOR OF KING ALEXANDER OF JUGO-SLAVIA, MURDERED MONARCH WHO WAS BURIED IN BELGRADE TODAY. MRS. ROOSEVELT WAS ACCOMPANIED BY WHITE HOUSE AIDES, COL. EDWIN M. WATSON, U.S.A., LEFT, AND CAPT. WILSON BROWN, U.S.N

FIRST LADY ATTENDS SERVICES FOR DEAD KING. MRS. ROOSEVELT ATTENDED THE...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

MRS. ROOSEVELT SPEAKS AT RED CROSS CONVENTION. MRS. ROOSEVELT, FIRST LADY OF THE LAND, AS SHE GAVE DELEGATES TO THE ANNUAL CONVENTION OF THE AMERICAN RED CROSS A LESSON IN 'HOW TO BE A PRESS AGENT.' SHE TOLD THE DELEGATES, WHO DISCUSSED WAYS AND MEANS OF GETTING PRACTICALLY EVERY ELIGIBLE PERSON TO BECOME A MEMBER OF THE ORGANIZATION, THAT THEY SHOULD SHOW TO THE PUBLIC OF VARIOUS SECTIONS 'CONCRETE HUMAN EXAMPLES' OF THE WORK THE ORGANIZATION DOES

MRS. ROOSEVELT SPEAKS AT RED CROSS CONVENTION. MRS. ROOSEVELT, FIRST L...

Title from unverified caption data provided by Harris & Ewing. Copyright Harris & Ewing. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ew... more

GIRL SCOUTS GIVE FIRST LADY FLOWERS. PAULINE MARTIN, MEMBER OF TROOP NO. 23 OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA GIRL SCOUTS OF AMERICA, PRESENTS A WREATH OF FLOWERS TO MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT AT THE CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION IN WASHINGTON CHRISTMAS EVE

GIRL SCOUTS GIVE FIRST LADY FLOWERS. PAULINE MARTIN, MEMBER OF TROOP N...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

FIRST LADY AT DANCE. MRS. ROOSEVELT, AT LEFT, AND HER PARTY AS THEY ATTENDED THE PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT BIRTHDAY BALL AT THE SHOREHAM HOTEL. FROM THE LEFT: MRS. ROOSEVELT; ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE NAVY HENRY L. ROOSEVELT; RAY BAKER, CHAIRMAN OF THE BALLADOR OSWALDO ARANHA, CENTER, AND PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT COMPLETED THE PICTURE

FIRST LADY AT DANCE. MRS. ROOSEVELT, AT LEFT, AND HER PARTY AS THEY AT...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

MRS. ROOSEVELT OPENS SLUM CLEARANCE MEETING. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT IS GREETED BY NORMAN THOMAS AS THE FIRST LADY PREPARES TO OPEN THE NATIONAL PUBLIC HOUSING CONFERENCE AT THE WILLARD HOTEL IN WASHINGTON FRIDAY NIGHT. IN CENTER IS MARY KINGSBURY SIMKHOVITCH, NEW YORK, PRESIDENT OF THE NATIONAL PUBLIC HOUSING CONFERENCE

MRS. ROOSEVELT OPENS SLUM CLEARANCE MEETING. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVEL...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

FIRST LADY AT HOLMES FUNERAL. MRS. FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT, LEFT, AND MRS. FELIX FRANKFURTER, WIFE OF A CLOSE FRIEND OF THE LATE OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, AT HOLMES FUNERAL

FIRST LADY AT HOLMES FUNERAL. MRS. FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT, LEFT, AND MRS. ...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

Eleanor Roosevelt Visits a National Youth Administration Project

Eleanor Roosevelt Visits a National Youth Administration Project

This photograph depicts First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt as she visits students participating in a National Youth Administration program in New England. National Youth Administration (NYA) Photographs showing Proje... more

FIRST LADY GREETS GUESTS. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT GREETS THE THOUSANDS OF CHILDREN CROWDING THE LAWN OF THE WHITE HOUSE IN THE ANNUAL EASTER EGG ROLLING PARTY. FROM THE LEFT: MRS. J. HALL ROOSEVELT OF DETROIT; HER DAUGHTER DIANA; THE FIRST LADY; AMY ROOSEVELT, SISTER OF DIANA; AND MAYRIS CHANEY OF NEW YORK CITY

FIRST LADY GREETS GUESTS. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT GREETS THE THOUSA...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

FIRST LADY ATTENDS SERVICES FOR SECRETARY OF WAR. WASHINGTON, D.C. AUGUST 29. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT ARRIVING AT MT. PLEASANT CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH TO ATTEND FUNERAL SERVICES FOR SECRETARY OF WAR GEORGE H. DERN. STEPHEN T. EARLY, SECRETARY TO THE PRESIDENT, ACCOMPANIED MRS. ROOSEVELT

FIRST LADY ATTENDS SERVICES FOR SECRETARY OF WAR. WASHINGTON, D.C. AUG...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

Letter, Eleanor Roosevelt to Walter White detailing the First Lady's lobbying efforts for federal action against lynchings, 19 March 1936

Letter, Eleanor Roosevelt to Walter White detailing the First Lady's l...

Reproduction number: A69 (color slide); LC-MSS-34140-41 (B&W negative) Lynching was undoubtedly the most terrible crime perpetrated by white supremacists against African Americans. From the late nineteenth cent... more

FLOWERS FOR FIRST LADY. WASHINGTON, D.C. APRIL 13. DORIS THORNE, ACTING FOR THE GOOD SAMARITANS, A CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION, PRESENTS A BASKET OF FLOWERS TO MRS. FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT. THIS WAS PART OF THE COLORFUL EASTER EGG ROLLING CEREMONIES ON THE WHITE HOUSE LAWN

FLOWERS FOR FIRST LADY. WASHINGTON, D.C. APRIL 13. DORIS THORNE, ACTIN...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

ROOSEVELT ANNIVERSARY WASHINGTON, D.C. MARCH 17. MRS. FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT RECEIVES THE FELICITATIONS OF MRS. JOHN NANCE GARNER UPON THE OCCASION OF THE 31ST WEDDING ANNIVERSARY OF PRESIDENT AND MRS. ROOSEVELT. THE FIRST LADY ATTENDED A SENATE LADIES LUNCHEON GIVEN IN HONOR OF THE ANNIVERSARY

ROOSEVELT ANNIVERSARY WASHINGTON, D.C. MARCH 17. MRS. FRANKLIN ROOSEVE...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

FIRST LADY PLANTS TREE FOR GIRL SCOUTS. WASHINGTON, D.C. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT PLANTING A TREE IN THE MEMORY GARDEN OF THE NATIONAL GIRL SCOUT LITTLE HOUSE TODAY TO MARK THE PARTICIPATION OF THE GIRL SCOUTS IN THE BETTER HOMES IN AMERICA CAMPAIGN. THE TREE, A CAMELIA JAPONICA BUSH, WAS BROUGHT TO WASHINGTON FROM THE SAVANNAH, GA. HOME OF MRS. JULIETTE LOW, WHO FOUNDED THE GIRL SCOUT MOVEMENT IN THE UNITED STATES. JEAN ONLY, OF ARLINGTON, VA., IS HOLDING THE TREE FOR THE FIRST LADY

FIRST LADY PLANTS TREE FOR GIRL SCOUTS. WASHINGTON, D.C. MRS. FRANKLIN...

Title from unverified caption data provided by Harris & Ewing. ASSIGNED NUMBER. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Colle... more

FIRST LADY AND WIFE OF CHIEF JUSTICE BREAKFAST TOGETHER. WASHINGTON, D.C. APRIL 22. BREAKFASTING TODAY AS GUESTS OF THE CONGRESSIONAL CLUB, MRS. ROOSEVELT AND MRS. CHARLES EVANS HUGHES, WIFE OF THE CHIEF JUSTICE, SEEMED TO BE ENJOYING AN 'OFF-THE-RECORD' CHAT. MAYBE THEY'RE DISCUSSING THE PACKING OF THE SUPREME COURT. THE BREAKFAST, WHICH IS GIVEN ANNUALLY IN HONOR OF THE PRESIDENT'S WIFE, WAS FIRST ESTABLISHED DURING THE WILSON ADMINISTRATION

FIRST LADY AND WIFE OF CHIEF JUSTICE BREAKFAST TOGETHER. WASHINGTON, D...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

FIRST LADY ASSISTS IN HONORING UNKNOWN SOLDIER AT EASTER SUNRISE SERVICES. WASHINGTON, D.C. MARCH 28. FOLLOWING THE EASTER SUNRISE SERVICES IN THE ARLINGTON AMPHITHEATER, THE MEMBERS OF THE KNIGHTS TEMPLAR PLACED A CROSS OF LILIES ON THE TOMB OF AMERICA'S UNKNOWN SOLDIER. IN THE PHOTOGRAPH, L TO R: ARTHUR C. SHAW, EUGENE E. THOMPSON, MRS. ROOSEVELT, GEORGE R. McHENRY, AND JOHN D. McDUFFY

FIRST LADY ASSISTS IN HONORING UNKNOWN SOLDIER AT EASTER SUNRISE SERVI...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

FIRST LADY CUTS PRESIDENT'S BIRTHDAY CAKE. WASHINGTON D.C. JANUARY 30. MRS. ROOSEVELT CUTTING THE PRESIDENT'S BIRTHDAY CAKE AT THE RALEIGH HOTEL TONIGHT. THOUSANDS THRONGED THE HOTELS IN WASHINGTON TONIGHT TO CELEBRATE THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE'S 55TH BIRTHDAY

FIRST LADY CUTS PRESIDENT'S BIRTHDAY CAKE. WASHINGTON D.C. JANUARY 30....

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

FIRST LADY VISITS GOODWILL INDUSTRIES. WASHINGTON, D.C. APRIL 20. MRS. FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT, AN HONORARY MEMBER OF THE COUNCIL OF GOODWILL INDUSTRIES, VISITED THE WASHINGTON AGENCY TODAY AND TALKED WITH THE AGED AND HANDICAPPED MEN AND WOMEN. SHE IS SHOWN WITH STANLEY WATERS, A CRIPPLED YOUNGSTER, WHOSE SPECIALTY IS THE REPAIRING OF RADIOS AND ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT

FIRST LADY VISITS GOODWILL INDUSTRIES. WASHINGTON, D.C. APRIL 20. MRS....

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

FIRST LADY CHRISTENS PLANE. WASHINGTON, D.C. MAY 17. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT AND CAPT. EDDIE RICHENBACKER HOLDING THE BOTTLE OF CHAMPAGNE WHICH THE FIRST LADY USED TODAY IN CHRISTENING THE FLAGSHIP OF THE EASTERN AIR LINES WASHINGTON-NEW YORK RUN. UNDER THE NEW SCHEDULE WHICH STARTED TODAY, IT WILL BE A PLANE 'EVERY HOUR ON THE HOUR' FROM 8 A.M. TO MIDNIGHT FROM WASHINGTON TO NEW YORK. THIS WILL MAKE THE RUN THE MOST FEQUENT AIR TRANSPORT SERVICE IN THE WORLD

FIRST LADY CHRISTENS PLANE. WASHINGTON, D.C. MAY 17. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ...

Title from unverified caption data provided by Harris & Ewing. BESIDE C-743. ASSIGNED NUMBER. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris... more

Probe of first lady and sons income tax, asked of Congress by N.Y. Solon. Washington D.C. July 9. Congress was asked today to examine the income tax returns of Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt, James and Elliot Roosevelt, sons of the President and Mrs. Roosevelt, by Rep. Hamilton Fish, Republican of New York, when he appeared before the Special Congressional Committee on Tax Evasion. At the same time he also asked a probe of the tax returns of Secretary of Treasury Morgenthau and the Secretary's wife and father Henry Morgenthau, Sr. 7937

Probe of first lady and sons income tax, asked of Congress by N.Y. Sol...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

FIRST LADY INVITED TO VETERANS BALL. WASHINGTON, D.C. NOVEMBER 4. MRS. ROOSEVELT WAS TODAY INVITED TO ATTEND THE 19TH ANNUAL VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS ARMISTICE BALL TO BE HELD AT THE WILLARD HOTEL NOVEMBER 11. L TO R: STEPHEN NICHKA, GENERAL CHAIRMAN; DAVID HERMAN, DEPARTMENT COMMANDER; AND DR. VICTOR CERCELL PRESENTING TICKET TO FIRST LADY

FIRST LADY INVITED TO VETERANS BALL. WASHINGTON, D.C. NOVEMBER 4. MRS....

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FIRST LADY VISITOR AT RURAL ARTS EXHIBIT. WASHINGTON, D.C. NOVEMBER 26. ALWAYS INTERESTED IN HANDICRAFT, MRS. FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT TODAY VISITED THE NATIONAL RURAL ARTS EXHIBIT SPONSORED BY THE RUSSELL SAGE FOUNDATION AT THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE. SHE IS SHOWN VIEWING ONE OF THE INTERESTING EXHIBITS

FIRST LADY VISITOR AT RURAL ARTS EXHIBIT. WASHINGTON, D.C. NOVEMBER 26...

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Japanese women's leader is received by first lady. Washington, D.C., Dec. 7. Mrs. Waka Yamada, Japanese Women's Leader and journalist, leaving the White House today after delivering a message of peace to Mrs. Roosevelt from women of Japan. Mrs. Yamada told Mrs. Roosevelt that the mothers of Japan and Chine do not have each other, and want to work together to end the conflict in the far east. 12737

Japanese women's leader is received by first lady. Washington, D.C., D...

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First lady to be decorated by Cuban government. Washington, D.C., Nov. 2. The decoration of the Grand Cross of the Cuban Red Cross which will be presented to Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt at the White House Thursday, was brought to the Capital today be Lieut. Col. Evelio Figarola ?, infante ? (right), General Secretary of the Cuban Red Cross Society and Major Luis Fernandez Ardois, personal aide to Col. Figarola. The decoration is offered to Mrs. Roosevelt in recognition of her humanitarian work and as a token of appreciation from the Cuban Red Cross Society. Cuban Ambassador Fraga will make the presentation while Col. Figarola decorates Mrs. Roosevelt. 11237

First lady to be decorated by Cuban government. Washington, D.C., Nov....

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FIRST LADY ATTENDS FARLEY DINNER. WASHINGTON, D.C. FEBRUARY 16. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT SEEMS TO BE ENJOYING THE CONSOMME AT THE TESTIMONIAL DINNER GIVEN TO JAMES A FARLEY LAST NIGHT. DEMOCRATS FROM EVERY STATE IN THE UNION ATTENDED THE AFFAIR

FIRST LADY ATTENDS FARLEY DINNER. WASHINGTON, D.C. FEBRUARY 16. MRS. F...

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FIRST LADY CUTS PRESIDENT'S BIRTHDAY CAKE. WASHINGTON D.C. JANUARY 30. MRS. ROOSEVELT CUTTING THE PRESIDENT'S BIRTHDAY CAKE AT THE RALEIGH HOTEL TONIGHT. THOUSANDS THRONGED THE HOTELS IN WASHINGTON TONIGHT TO CELEBRATE THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE'S 55TH BIRTHDAY

FIRST LADY CUTS PRESIDENT'S BIRTHDAY CAKE. WASHINGTON D.C. JANUARY 30....

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Probe of first lady and sons income tax, asked of Congress by N.Y. Solon. Washington D.C. July 9. Congress was asked today to examine the income tax returns of Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt, James and Elliot Roosevelt, sons of the President and Mrs. Roosevelt, by Rep.Hamilton Fish, Republican of New York, when he appeared before the Special Congressional Committee on Tax Evasion. At the same time he also asked a probe of the tax returns of Secretary of Treasury Morgenthau and the Secretary's wife and father Henry Morgenthau, Sr. 7937

Probe of first lady and sons income tax, asked of Congress by N.Y. Sol...

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FIRST LADY INAUGURATES NATIONAL AIR MAIL WEEK. WASHINGTON, D.C. MAY 15. NATIONAL AIRMAIL WEEK MARKING THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE AIRMAIL SERVICE, WAS INAUGURATED IN THE CAPITAL TODAY WHEN MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT AIRMAILED THE FIRST LETTER FROM THE TEMPORARY POSTOFFICE INSTALLED IN THE HUGE TRANSPORT PLANE IN FRONT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE BUILDING. MRS. ROOSEVELT IS PICTURED HANDING HER LETTER TO VINCENT C. BURKE, D.C. POSTMASTER. ON THE RIGHT IS HARLEE BRANCH, ASSISTANT POSTMASTER GENERAL IN CHARGE OF AIRMAIL

FIRST LADY INAUGURATES NATIONAL AIR MAIL WEEK. WASHINGTON, D.C. MAY 15...

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FIRST LADY ADDRESSES EDUCATION CONFERENCE. WASHINGTON, D.C. MAY 24. MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT TODAY ADDRESSED THE CONFERENCE ON THE EDUCATION OF BLIND, DEAF, AND SOCIALLY-MALADJUSTED BOYS AND GIRLS IN THE UNITED STATES WHICH OPENED THIS MORNING IN THE OFFICE OF EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR. THE FIRST LADY HAS SHOWN MUCH INTEREST IN THE EDUCATION OF HANDICAPPED AND SOCIALLY-MALADJUSTED CHILDREN. IN THE PHOTOGRAPH ON THE ...U.S. COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION JOHN W. STUDEBAKER, AND ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF INTERIOR OSCAR L. CHAPMAN

FIRST LADY ADDRESSES EDUCATION CONFERENCE. WASHINGTON, D.C. MAY 24. MR...

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