Depression-era mural will be restored and displayed at library
The WPA was started by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. It employed struggling out-of work artists during the Great Depression. Artists competed to create murals in public properties such as post offices, schools, museums, hospitals, housing ...
What to know about The Other Hotel opening
Las Vegas Sun (blog)
32: The number, in succession, of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, to whom the hotel pays homage. Cactus: Used in treatments at Bathhouse spa, the one amenity and title to survive the changeover from The Hotel. The cactus and wildflowers are locally ...
What's new in bookstores
Fort Worth Star Telegram
14 to PBS channels. The coffee-table-style book chronicles the lives of distant cousins Theodore and Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Franklin's wife, Eleanor. It covers almost 100 years in their lives — from Teddy's sickly childhood to Eleanor's death ...
Campobello, New Brunswick: FDR's summer retreat is a peaceful getaway
The Providence Journal
Former President Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt's cedar-shingled cottage at Campobello, New Brunswick, which was built near the home where FDR vacationed as a boy. In 1921, FDR was stricken with polio while summering on Campobello.