Letter to Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins on behalf of President Franklin Roosevelt concerning the attached telegram sent to the President

Name:
United States. President (1933-1945 : Roosevelt); Perkins, Frances, 1880-1965; Early, Stephen T. (Stephen Tyree), 1889-1951
Title:
Letter to Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins on behalf of President Franklin Roosevelt concerning the attached telegram sent to the President
Place of Origin:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
September 9 and 10, 1936
Format/Genre:
correspondence
Language:
English
Note:
Gift of Frances Perkins
Summary:
Stephen Early, secretary to President Franklin Roosevelt, forwarded to Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins a telegram from the passengers of the SS President Hoover. The ship was unable to land in San Francisco due to the Pacific Coast Longshoremen's Strike of 1936. In Early's memo to Perkins, on behalf of the president, Perkins is asked to give the telegram and the situation 'consideration and appropriate action'.
Subjects:
San Francisco (Calif.); President Hoover (Steamship)
Library Collection:
Frances Perkins Papers
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Shelf Location:
Box no. 61, Box 61
Digital Project:
Frances Perkins
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Letter to Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins on behalf of President Franklin Roosevelt concerning the attached telegram sent to the President