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Author @ the Library: Eleanor Roosevelt, The War Years and After, 1939-1962, with Blanche Wiesen Cook, a distinguished professor of history at John Jay College and Graduate Center, City University of New York.

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 6:30 p.m.

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Fully accessible to wheelchairs

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This lecture  explores the life of the first lady, looking through the window of 1939 – 1962, carrying audience through WWII, the death of FDR, and the formation of the UN, as well as Eleanor’s continued work to mend the shaken nation up until her death in 1962.

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