YDC Roosevelt dinner, Greenville, N.C., April 28, '50

Access to this item is restricted. To see this item, login with a valid ECU PirateID or visit J.Y. Joyner Library at East Carolina University. Contact Digital Collections if you have questions about this restriction.

ECU PirateID Login
YDC Roosevelt dinner, Greenville, N.C., April 28, '50
Photograph of diners at the Roosevelt dinner, 28 April 1950. The dinner, sponsored by the East Carolina Teachers College Young Democrats Club, was held at Wright Auditorium. A sign in the auditorium welcomes Vice President Alben Barkley.
April 28, 1950
Original Format
48cm x 19cm
Local Identifier
This item is restricted for campus-use only. It has been made available for research, teaching, and private study. Researchers are responsible for using these materials in accordance with Title 17 of the United States Code and any other applicable statutes. If you are the creator or copyright holder of this item and would like it removed, please contact us at als_digitalcollections@ecu.edu.
Preferred Citation
Cite this item
Materials on this site may include offensive content, which does not reflect the opinions, values, or beliefs of ECU Libraries. Public access is provided to these resources to preserve the historical record.

Contact Digital Collections

If you know something about this item or would like to request additional information, click here.


John Tucker Jun 01 2019

Barkley was on stage, as was Sen. Frank Graham. Terry Sanford, then working for the Graham campaign, had worked with Leo Jenkins, then a dean at ECC, to arrange the political event. Graham was, in the end, not reelected. Betty Spier donated this photo. This occasion was a grand beginning for a political friendship between Jenkins and Sanford that later climaxed with the Kennedy rally on the ECC campus in Sept. 1960.

Comment on This Item

Complete the fields below to post a public comment about the material featured on this page. The email address you submit will not be displayed and would only be used to contact you with additional questions or comments.

Comment Policy