ROOSEVELT, (Anna) Eleanor [1884-1962] -- American author, diplomat and humanitarian, FLOTUS
She was a niece of President Theodore Roosevelt ¤ and wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt ¤, who was also her 5th cousin. Widely admired for her support of liberal causes and humanitarian concerns, she made her residence at Val-Kill, in Hyde Park, after her husband's death.
Bookmarks (off-site links)
- ROOSEVELT, ANNA ELEANOR ROOSEVELT (1884-1962) From "First Ladies of the United States" site. Click the "Return" button to access the other First Lady sites, and a bibliography of collective works about all the First Ladies.
- Biography of Eleanor Roosevelt
- Eleanor Roosevelt
- Eleanor Roosevelt 1884-1962 On the FDR Library site.
- Eleanor Roosevelt's Timeline At the FDR Library site
- TheCentury.com: Eleanor Leads Push for Change Even before Franklin Roosevelt became President, Eleanor had become a political force. And an effective advocate to her husband.
- Academic American Encyclopedia: Eleanor Roosevelt Grolier
- TIME 100: Leaders & Revolutionaries - Eleanor Roosevelt America's most influential First Lady blazed paths for women and led the battle for social justice everywhere. BY DORIS KEARNS GOODWIN
- Encyclopedia Americana: Eleanor Roosevelt
- Tributes, memoirs
- Monuments & Institutions
- Val-Kill (Eleanor Roosevelt NHS)
I once lived a stone throw from Val-Kill, and used to ride my dirtbike on the property before it was a National Historic Site.
- ERVK Home
- Val-Kill Medal Honorees Medallists are those who contribute to society in such fields as citizenship, education, the arts, community service,
- Eleanor Roosevelt Historic Site: Home Page
- Eleanor Roosevelt - Overview
- First Lady of the World: Eleanor Roosevelt at Val-Kill
- News Snapshot: Val-Kill: More for Teen Girls N.Y. Times
- ER and FDR in the 1920's
- Women's History: Val-Kill Footstool
- Visit to Val Kill REMARKS BY THE FIRST LADY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON - VISIT TO VAL KILL
- Val-Kill, Eleanor Roosevelt's retreat
- Wildernet - Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site
- Eleanor Roosevelt College At UCSD
- Eleanor Roosevelt Institute For nearly forty years, the Eleanor Roosevelt Institute has pioneered basic biomedical research in an effort to eradicate disease.
- Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute The mission of the Roosevelt Institute is to inform new generations of the ideals and achievements of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt.
- The Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute At the FDR Library site.
- Welcome to Eleanor Roosevelt High School
- eleanor roosevelt More about the high school
- Val-Kill (Eleanor Roosevelt NHS) I once lived a stone throw from Val-Kill, and used to ride my dirtbike on the property before it was a National Historic Site.
- Link farms
- Spouse & 5C: ¤ROOSEVELT, Franklin Delano [1882-1945] American politician, 32° POTUS
- Uncle: ¤ROOSEVELT, Theodore [1858-1919] American politician, 26° POTUS, reformer, soldier, author