The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics.Program Website
Funding is provided by Bank of America; CPB; Mr. Jack C. Taylor; The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations; The NEH; Rosalind P. Walter; PBS and members of The Better Angels Society, including Jessica & John Fullerton; The Pfeil Foundation David, Mindy, Robert & Daniel Pfeil; Joan Wellhouse Newton; Bonnie & Tom McCloskey; and The Golklin Family.
Examine Eleanor’s role as civil rights and U.N champion after FDR’s death.
Examina el papel de Eleanor como defensora de los derechos civiles y de la ONU.
Survey FDR’s leadership during WWII, while Eleanor tends to wounded servicemen.
Obtén una visión del liderazgo de FDR durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial.
Examina el Nuevo Trato de Roosevelt y el creciente activismo político de Eleanor.
Trace the effects of WWI on the lives of the Roosevelts.
FDR battles with polio and responds to the Great Depression.