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  • Collection: Eleanor Roosevelt: We Make Our Own History

ER in Red Cross Uniform


ER most admired woman

Eleanor Roosevelt was named the most admired woman in the country by Minnesota pollers.

ER receives honorary degree at Bard College.

ER in front of Warden’s Hall after receiving honorary degree from Bard College.

ER Red Book

A Red Book article in 1948 showed that American citizens saw Eleanor Roosevelt as an extremely admirable woman.

ER Volume of Mail, 1933, 1937, 1938

Volume of mail as indexed by ER and staff in the years 1933, 1937, and 1938. Compiled and adapted by Jonian Rafti.

ERA Protestors

Women protest in Washington for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment.