Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



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

Smith, Kathryn, 1956- author. (Author).
Image of item

Available copies

  • 5 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Butler Public Library - Butler 973.917 SMI (Text) 73174005031553 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Clinton Public Library - Clinton 973.917 SMI (Text) 36806002065298 NEW ITEMS Available -
Eckhart Public Library - Main 973.917 SMI (Text) 840191002256713 New Nonfiction - Main Floor Checked out 12/09/2016
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood 973.917 SMI (Text) 36626103767471 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 973.917 SMI (Text) 34330512998841 Adult - New Books Checked out 12/08/2016
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 973.917 Smith (Text) 31208912485101 new non-fiction Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Township Public Library - Syracuse 973.917 SMI (Text) 50577011058704 Adult New Books Available -

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.

Additional Resources