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Photograph of a group of Georgia Warm Springs Foundation patients holding parts of a giant birthday card for Franklin Delano Roosevelt during the first year of the nationwide President's Birthday Ball fundraiser for polio treatment and research, Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1934

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Title: Photograph of a group of Georgia Warm Springs Foundation patients holding parts of a giant birthday card for Franklin Delano Roosevelt during the first year of the nationwide President's Birthday Ball fundraiser for polio treatment and research, Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1934
Date: 1934
Description: A photograph of a group of Georgia Warm Springs Foundation patients holding parts of a giant birthday card for Franklin Delano Roosevelt during the first year of the nationwide President's Birthday Ball fundraiser for the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis, Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1934. The President's Birthday Ball was a national fundraiser held annually for the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation until Roosevelt's death in 1945.
Subjects: Georgia Warm Springs Foundation | Health facilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Poliomyelitis--Patients--Georgia--Warm Springs | Patients--Georgia--Warm Springs | People with disabilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Youth with disabilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Children with disabilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Wheelchairs--Georgia--Warm Springs | Recreation--Georgia--Warm Springs | Birthday parties--Georgia--Warm Springs | Birthday cards--Georgia--Warm Springs | Large photographs--Georgia--Warm Springs | Recreation--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:rws00290

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