Manuscript/Mixed Material Letter from Archibald MacLeish to Franklin D. Roosevelt, May 28, 1939
About this Item
- Letter from Archibald MacLeish to Franklin D. Roosevelt, May 28, 1939
- Roosevelt, Franklin D.(Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
- MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982
Created / Published
- May 28, 1939
- - Library of Congress--Officials and employees--Selection and appointment
- - Librarians
- - Manuscripts
- - Correspondence
- - Archibald MacLeish, writing to Franklin D. Roosevelt, declines the position of Librarian of Congress.
Call Number/Physical Location
- Location: Container 19, Roosevelt, Franklin D.
- Papers of Archibald MacLeish, 1907-1981
- Manuscript Division
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Chicago citation style:
Roosevelt, Franklin D, and Archibald Macleish. Letter from Archibald MacLeish to Franklin D. Roosevelt. 1939. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://www.loc.gov/item/mff000017/.
APA citation style:
Roosevelt, F. D. & Macleish, A. (1939) Letter from Archibald MacLeish to Franklin D. Roosevelt. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mff000017/.
MLA citation style:
Roosevelt, Franklin D, and Archibald Macleish. Letter from Archibald MacLeish to Franklin D. Roosevelt. 1939. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/mff000017/>.