Women and the Spirit of the New Deal

FPC Book Women and the Spirit of the New DealThis publication, a collaboration by the Frances Perkins Center, the Living New Deal, and the National New Deal Preservation Association, published in 2019, highlights the extensive roles of women in the programs and operations of the New Deal under President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. This narrative begins to identify the hundreds, if not thousands, of women whose roles during this defining period of American history, were of great consequence and from which we continue to benefit today. 

Purchase price: $20.00.  Tax and Shipping: $6.10.  TOTAL: $26.10

Proceeds benefit Frances Perkins Center

Book Cover: Helen Bruton and Florence Alston Swift, two California artists who created this mosaic at the University of California-Berkeley. This portion of the mural was done by Florence Swift. 


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