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Franklin D. Roosevelt

Franklin D. Roosevelt
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Artist
Unidentified Artist
Sitter
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, 11 Oct 1884 - 7 Nov 1962
Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 30 Jan 1882 - 12 Apr 1945
Elliott Roosevelt, 23 Sept 1910 - 27 Oct 1990
Date
1932
Type
Photograph
Medium
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
Image: 15.3 × 19.7 cm (6 × 7 3/4")
Sheet: 16.5 × 21.5 cm (6 1/2 × 8 7/16")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Amy L. Baskette and Chad S. Jones in memory of Thomas N. Baskette
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Object number
NPG.2013.21
Exhibition Label
Born Hyde Park, New York
This joyful gathering of well-wishers surrounds the Democratic candidate for president, Franklin D. Roosevelt, as he leaves the polling station on the arm of his son Elliott and with his wife, Eleanor, to his left. This photograph was taken in Roosevelt’s hometown of Hyde Park, New York, on Election Day, November 8, 1932. Roosevelt would go on to win this and a historic three more presidential elections.
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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Place
United States\New York\Dutchess\Hyde Park