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

 Person

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Roosevelt, Franklin D. re "Eyes for the Navy", 1918 May

 File — Box 18, Folder: 14
Scope and Contents

Typescript letter signed by Franklin D. Roosevelt in his role as Assistant Secretary of the Navy regarding Sam's loan of binoculars to the Navy for "the prosecution of Naval Operations until victory is won." The folder includes a certificate related to the loan, and a check for $1.00 from the United States Treasury.

Dates: 1918 May

Willard L. (AC 1920) and Clarice Brows Thorp Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MA.00220
Abstract Willard Long Thorp (1899-1992; AC 1920) was a pioneer statistician, economist, domestic and foreign policy advisor, international development expert, and private business consultant. Thorp's papers document the role of a key U.S. government figure during periods marked by political and economic turbulence. As Assistant Secretary of State for Economic Affairs from 1946-1952, he played a critical role in the design and implementation of the Marshall Plan and of the Truman administration's...
Dates: 1857-1994; Majority of material found within 1920-1967

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