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President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signing the Social Security Bill, photograph and caption
President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signing the Social Security Bill, photograph and caption

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Title

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signing the Social Security Bill, photograph and caption

Subject

United States. Social Security Act
United States. President (1933-1945 : Roosevelt)
Perkins, Frances, 1880-1965
Doughton, Robert Lee, 1863-1954
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand), 1877-1953
King, William Henry, 1863-1949
Lewis, David J. (David John), 1869-1952
Hill, Sam B. (Sam Billingsley), 1875-1958
Harrison, Pat, 1881-1941

Description

Photograph and caption of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signing the Social Security Act.
Caption gives date of "3-14-35" for signing of the Act, although President Roosevelt signed the Act on 9-15-35

Creator

Wide World

Date

August 15, 1935

Language

eng

Coverage

Washington

Additional Item Metadata

Provenance

Gift of Frances Perkins

MODS

Key Date

1935-08-15

Type of Date

in

Place of Origin

White House

Form/Genre

photographs

Repository Name

nnc-rb

Shelf Location

Box 61, FDR

Language of Cataloging

eng

Digital Origin

rd

Collection

Frances Perkins Papers

Citation

Wide World, “President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signing the Social Security Bill, photograph and caption,” Columbia University Libraries Online Exhibitions, accessed January 20, 2022, https://exhibitions.library.columbia.edu/exhibits/show/perkins/item/346.

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