Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Depression-Era Talk Tonight

Wasn’t the depression terrible... Digital ID: 1103812. New York Public Library

Tonight we have a talk with Kirstin Downey on Frances Perkins, the secretary of labor under FDR, who spearheaded much of the social welfare legislation of the 1930s.

Join us at 108 Orchard Street, 6:30-7:30 PM.

Image courtesy NYPL.

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