• Creator
  • Staff PhotographerSeattle Post-Intelligencer
  • Created Date
  • 1938
  • Description
  • Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, was a celebrity in her own right. During her 12 years as first lady, she served as her husband's ambassador throughout the nation when polio severely limited his travels. In March 1938, Mrs. Roosevelt visited Seattle where she made public appearances and visited with her daughter, Anna Roosevelt Boettiger and family. Mrs. Boettiger's husband John was the publisher of the Seattle Post-... more
    Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, was a celebrity in her own right. During her 12 years as first lady, she served as her husband's ambassador throughout the nation when polio severely limited his travels. In March 1938, Mrs. Roosevelt visited Seattle where she made public appearances and visited with her daughter, Anna Roosevelt Boettiger and family. Mrs. Boettiger's husband John was the publisher of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer.In this March 1938 photo, Anna Roosevelt Boettiger (right) interviews her mother, First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt (left) on Seattle radio station KJR. less
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    Scanned from original negative using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 16-bit grayscale, resized to 700 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4, JPEG quality measurement 4
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