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ER with David Gurewitsch, the love of her later life, in 1955

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ER with David Gurewitsch, the love of her later life, in 1955

FIRST LADY ELEANOR ROOSEVELT and AP Reporter, LORENA HICKOK.

Lorena Hickok and Eleanor Roosevelt attending the Pan American Day concert in April (Courtesy Penguin Press)

Eleanor Roosevelt and Clementine Churchill during a radio broadcast at the Second Quebec Conference. September 1944. ♡❀❁❤❁❤❁❤❁❤❁❤♡❀ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eleanor_Roosevelt http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clementine_Churchill,_Baroness_Spencer-Churchill

The Eloquent Woman: Famous Speech Friday: Eleanor Roosevelt's Pearl Harbor radio address

LH & ER at Grove Park In, Asheville NC

Eleanor Roosevelt at Grove Park Inn in Asheville, during a tour of North Carolina. With the First Lady is Lorena Hickok and Fred L. Seely, owner of the Biltmore Industries, Asheville, where mountaineer weavers make homespun on hand looms.

Malvina (Tommy)Thompson with ER. Tommy tried to maintain her own life (she had an apartment in D.C., rather than living at the White House). But she was held in ER's orbit from 1928 to her death in 1953, and worked long days and nights.

Malvina (Tommy)Thompson with ER. Tommy tried to maintain her own life (she had an apartment in D., rather than living at the White House). But she was held in ER's orbit from 1928 to her death in and worked long days and nights.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt and Margaret Chase Smith - First Women as Panelists on Face the Nation

Eleanor Roosevelt Robert Vinter Hazel Harris 1951

Union Settlement, New York City - Social Welfare History Project

Eleanor Roosevelt, Norman Thomas, and Alf Landon in New YorkCity

Eleanor Roosevelt, Norman Thomas, and Alf Landon in New YorkCity

https://flic.kr/p/dYB3oU | 63-488 | Eleanor Roosevelt with Nancy Cook, Caroline O'Day, and Marion Dickerman at the Democratic State Committee Headquarters in New York, 1929. These were three of the four principal publishers of the Women's Democratic News publication.

Eleanor Roosevelt with Nancy Cook, Caroline O'Day, and Marion Dickerman at the Democratic State Committee Headquarters in New York, These were three of the four principal publishers of the Women's Democratic News publication.

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Portrait pastel sec - portrait soft pastel - artist Daniel E. Greene - Anna Eleanor Roosevelt Collection: The Clinton Library, Little Rock, Arkansas Pastel x

First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, Queen Juliana of the Netherlands, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, at the Val-Kill picnic grounds in Hyde Park, New York, 1943.

First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, Queen Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Everett

Eleanor Roosevelt (ER) wrote 2336 letters to Lorena Hickok, the most famous woman journalist of her day.  The romance between the patrician First Lady and the charming, hard-living butch reporter changed both their lives.  Their friendship only ended with ER’s death, 30 years later.

Eleanor Roosevelt (ER) wrote 2336 letters to Lorena Hickok, the most famous woman journalist of her day. The romance between the patrician First Lady and the charming, hard-living butch reporter changed both their lives. Their friendship only ended with ER’s death, 30 years later.