Eleanor Roosevelt

More about the history of Eleanor Roosevelt, interesting historical features and more as told by Debbie DeMitre.

Eleanor
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was an American politician, diplomat, and activist. She was the longest-serving First Lady of the United States, holding the post from March 1933 to April 1945 during her husband President Franklin D. Roosevelt's four terms in office, and served as United States Delegate to the United Nations General Assembly from 1945 to 1952. President Harry S. Truman later called her the "First Lady of the World" in tribute to her human rights achievements.

 

 

Debbie Dimitre

SUPPORT THE CAMANO CITY ONE-ROOM SCHOOLHOUSE on March 5, 2016, at 4:00 pm by CELEBRATING WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH WITH ELEANOR ROOSEVELT, as portrayed by beloved storyteller Debbie Dimitre. Watching Dimitre perform, you will think you have gone back in time and are seated right next to our former First Lady. Bring the history buffs, as well as the students in the family, to learn and re-learn of Elanor Roosevelt’s fascinating life, her struggles, as well as her amazing and long-lasting accomplishments. This is one that we all could see again and again. Coffee, tea and goodies will be served after the presentation.​