Franklin D. Roosevelt & Georgia

Capitol Hill

Ever wondered why Franklin D. Roosevelt had a home in Georgia? Or why some New Deal programs reflected the hardships Georgians were facing during the Great Depression?   

This program focuses on President Franklin D Roosevelt and his connection to the state of Georgia. Students will be transported back in time to learn about his home and rehabilitation center in Warm Springs, as well as the New Deal programs that were created as a result of FDR’s time spent in Georgia.