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FDR's Fireside Chat on the Purposes and Foundations of the Recovery Program

presents the text of one of Franklin Roosevelt's "fireside chats" with the American people. In this 07/24, 1933, radio broadcast, he addressed issues of the Great Depression and described what industry, employers, and workers could do to bring about economic recovery. (National Archives and Records Administration)

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Photograph of a Woman Hanging an NRA Poster in the Window of a Restaurant. Franklin D. Roosevelt Library, ca. 1934.

NRA poster

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