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Photograph of five patients gathered around a birthday cake prepared for one of the President's Birthday Ball fundraising celebrations at the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1932-1941?

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Type: Photographs | StillImage
Title: Photograph of five patients gathered around a birthday cake prepared for one of the President's Birthday Ball fundraising celebrations at the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1932-1941?
Date: 1932-1941
Description: A photograph of five patients gathered around a birthday cake prepared for one of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's President's Birthday Ball fundraising events at the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, sometime between 1932 and 1941. The President's Birthday Ball was a national fundraiser held annually at the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation for the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis until Roosevelt's death in 1945.
Subjects: Georgia Warm Springs Foundation | Cakes--Georgia--Warm Springs | Birthday cakes--Georgia--Warm Springs | Health facilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Poliomyelitis--Patients--Georgia--Warm Springs | Patients--Georgia--Warm Springs | Orthopedic apparatus--Georgia--Warm Springs | People with disabilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Youth with disabilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Wheelchairs--Georgia--Warm Springs | Fund raising--Georgia--Warm Springs | Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945--Birth | Presidents--United States | National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis | Warm Springs (Ga.) | Meriwether County (Ga.)
Contributors: Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation
Online Publisher: Athens, Ga. : Digital Library of Georgia in association with the Roosevelt Institute for Rehabilitation, 2010
Original Material: Roosevelt Warm Springs/Georgia Warm Springs Foundation Photograph Collection, Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation, Warm Springs, Georgia
Rights and Usage: Please contact the Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute re: reproduction and usage.

Cite as: [title of item], Selections from the Records of the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, 1924-1974, Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation, presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.

Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/warm/id:rws00162

Related Institutions: Digital Library of Georgia
Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation
Collection Information: Selections from the Records of the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, 1924-1974