Favorite Documents: ER on Rock and Roll

by Christy Regenhardt

July 18, 2016

Sometimes, the most innocuous letters are our favorites. A teenager wrote to ER in 1959 to see what she thought of Rock and Roll. Clearly hoping that she would deny any link between juvenile delinquency and rock music. Her response, however, is not what he hoped for. That she dictated her response shows that she thought it an important subject.



















Both letters AERP, FDRL