Roosevelt, James, 1907-

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Birth 1907-12-23
Death 1991-08-13
English

Biographical notes:

James Roosevelt (1907-1991), businessman and politician, was the son of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Eleanor Roosevelt. He served as a congressman in the U.S. House of Representatives from the 26th California district from 1955 to 1966.

From the description of Roosevelt, James, 1907-1991 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10583052

Eldest son of Franklin D. and Eleanor Roosevelt.

James served as Franklin D. Roosevelt's secretary, 1937-1938, joined the Marine Corps during World War II, and was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from California, 1955-1965.

From the description of Papers, 1933-1967. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155525394

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Subjects:

  • Children--Employment--Law and legislation
  • New Deal, 1933-1939
  • Social security
  • Industry
  • Coal mines and mining
  • Public housing
  • Courts
  • Political parties
  • Corporations, Government
  • World War, 1939-1945--Participation, American
  • Elections
  • Unemployment
  • Political clubs
  • Labor and laboring classes
  • Civil service
  • Aeronautics
  • Water resources development

Occupations:

  • Legislators

Places:

  • United States (as recorded)