Trent Collection on Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 1945-1949
Josiah and Mary Duke Biddle Trent collected and donated the Trent Collection, including these materials on U.S. president Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
Assorted printed materials about FDR, including his stamp collecting and obituary material; autographed portraits; and 2 signed letters from FDR dating from 1932 and 1933.
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
- Trent, Josiah and Mary Duke Biddle, collector
- Trent Collection on Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 1945-1949
- Language of Material
- 0.4 Linear Feet, 12 Items
- For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Collection includes printed materials about FDR, including obituary materials and articles about his stamp collecting. Also contains 2 autographed letters from 1932 and 1933, and 2 autographed portraits of FDR.
Collection is open for research.
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All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.
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The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.
The Trent Collection on Franklin Delano Roosevelt was given to the Rubenstein Library as part of the Trent Collection by Josiah and Mary Duke Biddle Trent. It honors FDR, the 32nd president of the United States, who served in office from 1933 until his death in 1945.
[Identification of item], Trent Collection on Franklin Delano Roosevelt, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
The Trent Collection on Franklin Delano Roosevelt was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift.
Processed by Meghan Lyon, January 2013
Encoded by Meghan Lyon, January 2013
Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 2012-0204
This collection is minimally processed: materials may not have been ordered and described beyond their original condition.
Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.
This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.