TITLE

FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT: STAMP COLLECTOR

AUTHOR(S)
Neil, Randy L.
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
U.S. Stamp News;Mar2005, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at the reasons behind the popularity of philately during the administration of former U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in 1933. Interest of Roosevelt in collecting stamps; Increase in sales of stamps at the Philatelic Agency in Washington D.C.; Radio programs that featured stamp collecting. INSET: Hoover's Half-Hearted Attempt To Become "One Of Us".
ACCESSION #
16330881

 

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