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Photograph of an exterior view of McCarthy Cottage, Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1930-1940?

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Type: Photographs | StillImage
Title: Photograph of an exterior view of McCarthy Cottage, Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1930-1940?
Date: 1930-1940
Description: A photograph of an exterior view of McCarthy Cottage at the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, sometime between 1930 and 1940. Built by Franklin Delano Roosevelt in 1927, the house became McCarthy Cottage when the Foundation leased it for life to Georgia Warm Springs Foundation trustee Leighton McCarthy and his son after Roosevelt moved into the Little White House in 1932. McCarthy Cottage burned to the ground in a fire in 2011.
Subjects: Georgia Warm Springs Foundation | Cottages--Georgia--Warm Springs | Wooden-frame houses--Georgia--Warm Springs | Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945--Homes and haunts | 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:rws00260

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