Lot 172: ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN D. Typed Letter Signed, as Governor, to Samuel H. Tatum,
November 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN D. Typed Letter Signed, as Governor, to Samuel H. Tatum, thanking him for praise for his radio address, and noting that he will attend the Governors' Conference in Richmond, VA, and then go on to Warm Springs. 1 page, 4to, "Executive Chamber" stationery; faint offsetting from letterhead, horizontal folds. With the original envelope. (MRS) Albany, 14 April 1932
Notes: On April 7, 1932, Roosevelt delivered his "Forgotten Man" speech at Albany, which was broadcast via radio to the people of New York State. In that speech, Roosevelt argued that the health of the economy is at least as important as the emergency of war.