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LIllian Youngs Salter Franklin Delano Roosevelt inaugural collection

Collection number: ahc.MSS299f

Scope and Content

This collection contains memorabilia collected by Lillian Youngs Salter during a trip to Washington, D. C. in January 20, 1937 to witness the inauguration of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Included is an inaugural program; seat ticket for the inaugural parade; menus for inaugural dinners; two letters; three postcards; and three souvenirs.


  • 1937


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Administrative/Biographical History

Lillian Youngs Salter was born on March 13, 1920 to E. Bruce Youngs of Geneseo, New York, and Marion Louise Mell of Atlanta. She married Methvin Thomson Salter in 1946. They had two daughters, Louise (1947) and Anne (1952).


1 folder(s)



Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1977
LIl Salter Franklin Delano Roosevelt inaugural collection
Paul Crater
June 2014
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Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305