Hannegan Passing Out Stamps to Patients

2013-435 (untitled)
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8x10 inches (21x26 cm)
Black & White
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Georgia, Warm Springs; Polio; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Ref. to)

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Polio patients receive Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial Stamps in Warm Springs, Georgia. Standing on the right side: Postmaster General Robert E. Hannegan (leftmost) and Basil O'Connor (rightmost), President of the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis. All others in the photo are unidentified. The group gathered for a Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial Stamp Ceremony outside Roosevelt's Little White House in Warm Springs, Georgia.
August 24, 1945