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Collection Reference Number GLC00196.03
From Archive Folder Collection of Speeches from Franklin D. Roosevelt 
Title Address of the President at Chicago, Illinois
Date 14 October 1936
Author Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano) (1882-1945)  
Document Type Government document
Content Description Speech to businessmen signed at the end. Reports on the recovery the nation is experiencing since the Depression in many areas of business; banks, industry, railroads, farming, investments, etc. Criticizes the previous administration's focus on "high finance." Discusses the methods by which the government has improved business recently.
Subjects President  Presidential Speeches and Proclamations  Great Depression  Industry  Banking  Railroad  Economics  Finance  Agriculture and Animal Husbandry  Government and Civics  New Deal  
People Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano) (1882-1945)  Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919)  
Place written Chicago, Illinois
Theme Government & Politics; Banking & Economics; The Presidency
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945