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The Resource Dear Mrs. Roosevelt : letters from children of the Great Depression, edited by Robert Cohen

Dear Mrs. Roosevelt : letters from children of the Great Depression, edited by Robert Cohen

Label
Dear Mrs. Roosevelt : letters from children of the Great Depression
Title
Dear Mrs. Roosevelt
Title remainder
letters from children of the Great Depression
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Cohen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Activism made Mrs. Roosevelt a beloved figure among poor teens and children, who between the Depression of 1933 wrote her thousands of letters describing their problems and requesting her help. Here are 200 of these extraordinary documents to open a window into the lives of the Depression's youngest victims. Illustrations
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 973.917/092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E807.1.R48
LC item number
D43 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1884-1962
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cohen, Robert
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Children
  • Poor children
  • United States
  • Depressions
  • United States
  • United States
  • Children
  • Children's writings, American
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor
  • HISTORY
  • Children
  • Children
  • Children's writings, American
  • Depressions
  • Politics and government
  • Poor children
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Social conditions
  • United States
  • Kinderen
  • Jeugdhulpverlening
Label
Dear Mrs. Roosevelt : letters from children of the Great Depression, edited by Robert Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-260) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1. Ill-Clothed, Ill-Housed, Ill-Fed; Chapter 2. Education; Chapter 3. Social Life; Chapter 4. Minorities; Epilogue: Responses to the Letters; Notes and Sources; Index
Control code
53875161
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 266 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807861264
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53875161
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Dear Mrs. Roosevelt : letters from children of the Great Depression, edited by Robert Cohen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-260) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1. Ill-Clothed, Ill-Housed, Ill-Fed; Chapter 2. Education; Chapter 3. Social Life; Chapter 4. Minorities; Epilogue: Responses to the Letters; Notes and Sources; Index
Control code
53875161
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 266 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807861264
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53875161
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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