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Eleanor Roosevelt and Fala at the dedication of the Roosevelt home

73-2207 (untitled)
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8x10 inches (21x26 cm)
Black & White
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New York, Hyde Park; Roosevelt, Eleanor - General; Truman - Ceremonies - Dedications - Presidency - Franklin D. Roosevelt Library; Truman - Dignitaries - Political Associates - Roosevelt, Eleanor; Roosevelt, Franklin D. - Library; Animals - Dogs - Fala

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Former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt (right) attending the dedication of her and former President Franklin D. Roosevelt's home as a national shrine. Seated at Mrs. Roosevelt's feet is former President's Roosevelt's Scottish Terrier dog Fala. The two men next to her are Reverend George Anthony (left) and Director of the National Park Service Newton B. Drury.
April 12, 1946