Collection Manuscript/Mixed Material Victoria Henrietta Kugler Nesbitt papers,

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Title

  • Victoria Henrietta Kugler Nesbitt papers,

Summary

  • Correspondence, diaries, writings, subject file, accounts, recipes, and other papers concerning Nesbitt's service as White House housekeeper during the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration. Includes drafts and galley proofs of her books, White House Diary (1948) and The Presidential Cookbook: Feeding the Roosevelts and Their Guests (1951); a file of White House menus; incomplete set of Franklin D. Roosevelt's daily appointment calendar (1934-1945); and memoranda of White House entertainments and other household matters. Includes correspondence with Eleanor Roosevelt and others relating to White House domestic affairs.

Names

  • Nesbitt, Victoria Henrietta Kugler, 1874-1963.
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.

Headings

  • -  Roosevelt, Eleanor,--1884-1962
  • -  Roosevelt, Eleanor,--1884-1962--Correspondence
  • -  Roosevelt, Franklin D.--(Franklin Delano),--1882-1945
  • -  Roosevelt family
  • -  White House (Washington, D.C.)
  • -  Cooking

Notes

  • -  Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Container number, Victoria Henrietta Kugler Nesbitt Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
  • -  Purchase, 1959.
  • -  White House housekeeper during the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration
  • -  Collection material in English.
  • -  Finding aid available in the Library of Congress Manuscript Reading Room and at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms013053

Medium

  • 4,500 items.
  • 12 containers.
  • 4.8 linear feet.

Repository

Library of Congress Control Number

  • mm78034462

Access Advisory

  • Open to research.

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Chicago citation style:

Nesbitt, Victoria Henrietta Kugler, and Franklin D Roosevelt. Victoria Henrietta Kugler Nesbitt papers.

APA citation style:

Nesbitt, V. H. K. & Roosevelt, F. D. Victoria Henrietta Kugler Nesbitt papers.

MLA citation style:

Nesbitt, Victoria Henrietta Kugler, and Franklin D Roosevelt. Victoria Henrietta Kugler Nesbitt papers.