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Seen on Screen: “From Foes to Friends: The Unlikely Relationship of Eleanor Roosevelt and Senator Arthur Vandenberg”

Meet in the Senate Theater in Exhibition Hall.

Friday, January 26 – 1:30 p.m.
While the United Nations and the Cold War both were in their infancy, America’s role in each was defined by an unlikely alliance. Join historian Mary Jo Binker to see archival film footage and explore how Michigan Senator Arthur Vandenberg joined forces with former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt on the world stage. Meet in the Senate Theater in Exhibition Hall. 30 minutes. Presented in partnership with the United States Capitol Historical Society.