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The gatekeeper : Missy LeHand, FDR, and the untold story of the partnership that defined a presidency / Kathryn Smith.

Smith, Kathryn, 1956- author. (Author).
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  • 6 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Butler PL - Butler 973.917 SMI (Text) 73174005031553 Adult: Nonfiction Checked out 04/01/2017
Clinton PL - Clinton 973.917 SMI (Text) 36806002065298 NEW ITEMS Available -
Eckhart PL - Main 973.917 SMI (Text) 840191002256713 New Nonfiction - Main Floor Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 973.917 SMI (Text) 36626103767471 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 973.917 SMI (Text) 34330512998841 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 973.917 Smith (Text) 31208912485101 new non-fiction Checked out 02/13/2017
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 973.917 SMI (Text) 78731000499612 Adult Main Available -
 Funding source: DePrez Fund [ wp 2017-02-02 @ SHCPLSC ]
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse 973.917 SMI (Text) 50577011058704 Adult New Books Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch B LEHAND SMITH (Text) 33946003151201 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 02/23/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501114960
  • ISBN: 1501114964
  • Physical Description: viii, 341 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Touchstone hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Touchstone, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-327) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue: The Daring Flight to Chicago -- When Missy Was Marguerite -- Scion of the Hudson Valley Roosevelts -- The Cuff Links Gang -- Adrift -- Warm Springs -- Don't You Dare -- The Governor's Girl Friday -- Running for President -- Nothing to Fear -- Queen of the White House Staff -- The Ambassador to Russia -- Woman of Influence -- Mixing Work and Play -- Polio Redux -- Hubris and Hell -- Missy Knows -- War -- Bitter Victory -- Disaster -- The Exiled Queen -- Going Home -- Missy's legacy.
Summary, etc.: "The first biography of arguably the most influential member of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's administration, Marguerite 'Missy' LeHand, FDR's de facto chief of staff, who has been misrepresented, mischaracterized, and overlooked throughout history...until now"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: LeHand, Marguerite, 1896-1944.
Presidents > United States > Staff > Biography.
Private secretaries > United States > Biography.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 > Friends and associates.
United States > Politics and government > 1933-1945.

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