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Photograph of Eleanor Roosevelt during visit to UNC Chapel Hill, 1942, Chapel Hill, N.C.

Eleanor Roosevelt lunch

Item Information

Title

Photograph of Eleanor Roosevelt during visit to UNC Chapel Hill, 1942, Chapel Hill, N.C.

Subject

First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt visits UNC Chapel Hill

Description

Eleanor Roosevelt (at head of table) sitting in a dining hall with students, faculty, and staff, during Roosevelt’s January 1942 visit to the University of North Carolina, as the keynote speaker at a jointly-sponsored International Student Service-Carolina Political Union conference on “Youth’s State in War Aims and Peace Plans.” Pictured seated from left are James B. Carey, CIO Secretary, Mrs. Carey, Frank Porter Graham, Lucy Darvin, CPU leader, Mrs. Roosevelt, Ridley Whitaker, Chairman of the CPU, Josephus Daniels, and Mrs. Roosevelt's secretary Malvina Thompson.

Creator

Unknown

Source

Hugh Morton Photographs and Films #P0081, copyright Hugh Morton, 1942, North Carolina Collection, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Library.

Date

1942

Rights

Copyright is retained by the North Carolina Collection, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Library.

Format

JPEG

Type

Image

Original Format

Photograph