Get the Today’s Document App
Tag: Eleanor Roosevelt resigns from the DAR
On February 26, 1939, in a dramatic act of conscience, Eleanor Roosevelt resigned from the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) when it barred the world-renowned singer Marian Anderson, an African American, from performing at its Constitution Hall in Washington, DC.
Posted by Darren Cole on February 26, 2011, under Documents, February.
Highest Rated Documents
Find Documentsfor May 23
Subscribe to Email Updates
You can also subscribe to the RSS feed