Franklin Delano Roosevelt Signed Color Photo Jan. 20 1941 3rd Inauguration *rare
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Franklin Delano Roosevelt Signed Color Photo Jan. 20 1941 3rd Inauguration *rare:
This incredibly rare Washington Times Herald portrait facimile signed & dated on the THIRD INAUGURATION OF U.S. PRESIDENT FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT 32nd president of the United States January 20th 1941. This date is significant because it's the only time a president of the United States has ever been inaugurated for a third term, before the twenty second Amendment to the United States Constitution, that which limits a president to two terms, was radified. And possibly the first inauguration to be recorded on color film. The Roosevelts hosted a reception for several thousand visitors at the white house that day.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt ~ signature in lower right hand corner
This wonderful Colored Insert Portrait has some damage but signature is intact and overall Good condition. Wonderful Historical Date! Great Gift!
You can see this similar photograph of FDR appeared on New York's SUNDAY NEWS on July 14th 1940.
At that time it was New Yorks picture newspaper otherwise known now as the New York Daily. That particular ad measured 15 ".
You may also find this interesting. This particular signed photo looks much like the one that appears on the wall of ( A negro woman on her bed in Washington DC ) taken by well known photographer journalist Gordon Parks.