• Created Date
  • 1945-04-13
  • Description
  • View of of an armed guard from Camp Sibert as President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's funeral train pulls into Terminal Station in Atlanta, Georgia on its way from Warm Springs Georgia to Washington D.C. Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the 32nd President of the United States, and served from 1933 until his death in 1945. He was Governor of New York, prior to being elected president. Roosevelt was a frequent visitor to Warm Springs, Georgia after h... more
    View of of an armed guard from Camp Sibert as President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's funeral train pulls into Terminal Station in Atlanta, Georgia on its way from Warm Springs Georgia to Washington D.C. Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the 32nd President of the United States, and served from 1933 until his death in 1945. He was Governor of New York, prior to being elected president. Roosevelt was a frequent visitor to Warm Springs, Georgia after he contacted polio. He utilized the pools at the resort town to heal his legs. Roosevelt visited Georgia over forty-one times between 1924 and 1945, and consequently endeared himself to many of the state's residents. Local identification number: VIS 106.66.08. Local identification number: ahc106066008a.jpg. Joe McTyre Photograph Collection, Atlanta History Center. less
  • Format
  • 8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print
  • Rights
  • This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.