FDR Outlines a Plan for Economic Recovery During a Fireside Chat, Oct. 23, 1933 (3:44)

President Franklin D. Roosevelt was one of the first Presidents to use modern media to his advantage, delivering "fireside chats" via radio to the nation. Here he outlines his plan for economic recovery in a dark hour of our nation's history.

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Internet Archive, "U.S. Thrilled as President Outlines Recovery Progress" 23 October 1933, (10 November 2005). Developed by Gary Keith and Mike Frost.