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The Presidency: The Depression Elections - 1932 & 1936

FDR & Hoover going to Roosevelt's Inauguration (March 4, 1933)

FDR & Hoover going to Roosevelt's Inauguration (March 4, 1933)

Hyde Park, New York
Sunday, February 24, 2013

Franklin D. Roosevelt's first two presidential campaigns - in 1932 and 1936 - were waged during the Great Depression amidst great national uncertainty and fear.  The Roosevelt Presidential Library recently convened panels of scholars to consider all four of FDR's elections.  This program focuses on the Depression years.

Updated: Monday, March 4, 2013 at 10:16am (ET)

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