Volume 2: 1952

January-June

Debating the Soviets on Refugees, Yet Again

229. Statement to the Third Committee on Refugees  8 January 1952

On Chinese Involvement in the Korean War
230. Eleanor Roosevelt to Vivienne Dunn  18 January 1952

Opposing Dorothy Thompson and the WOMAN Disarmament Campaign
231. Eleanor Roosevelt to Dorothy Thompson  23 January 1952

On Eisenhower, Churchill, and Family
232. Eleanor Roosevelt to Joseph Lash  24 January 1952

Objecting to a US Ambassador to the Vatican
233. Eleanor Roosevelt to Harry Truman  29 January 1952
234. Harry Truman to Eleanor Roosevelt  2 February 1952

On Segregation, Women, and the National Women's Party
235. Eleanor Roosevelt to Gertrude Fairbanks  7 February 1952

The Covenants: On the Right to Self-Determination
236. Eleanor Roosevelt to Dean Acheson  7 February 1952

On Visiting India and Chester Bowles
237. "Red Aid to India Will Not Alter U.S. Attitude"  4 March 1952
238. Eleanor Roosevelt to Harry Truman  7 March 1952

On Communism and Unaligned Nations
239. Eleanor Roosevelt to Kailash Chand  March 1952

On India and World Politics: Madame Pandit Interviews Eleanor Roosevelt
240. "Indian Elections Gave 'Great Lesson' to World: Mrs. Roosevelt
      Sums Up Tour Impressions"  22 March 1952

On the Human Rights Commission, Women, and the American People
241. Speech at the Menteng Theater  26 March 1952

On Tunis and the State Department
242. Seymour Roman to Eleanor Roosevelt  15 April 1952
243. Eleanor Roosevelt to Seymour Roman  2 May 1952
244. Seymour Roman to Eleanor Roosevelt  6 May 1952

On Bowles, Madame Pandit, and Interceding with China
245. Eleanor Roosevelt to Madame Sun Yat-sen  15 April 1952
246. Chester Bowles to Eleanor Roosevelt  29 April 1952
247. Eleanor Roosevelt to Chester Bowles  12 May 1952

Defending the United Nations
248. Nongovernmental Organization Conference with
      Eleanor Roosevelt  23 April 1952
249. Eleanor Roosevelt to Mrs. E. Rombach  24 April 1952
250. Eleanor Roosevelt to Mary McDade  2 May 1952
251. Eleanor Roosevelt to Mary McDade  2 June 1952

On Israel and Arab Refugees, Part III
252. Eleanor Roosevelt to Gerwis Organization  2 May 1952

Defending Mary McLeod Bethune
253. My Day  3 May 1952

Lobbying for the International Rescue Committee
254. Untitled Memorandum for the Department of State  May 1952

The Covenants: On Religious Freedom
255. Eleanor Roosevelt to Elsie Hall  12 May 1952

The Covenants: Call to Mobilize Public Support
256. Eleanor Roosevelt to Dean Acheson  16 May 1952
257. Dean Acheson to Eleanor Roosevelt  20 June 1952

On "We Charge Genocide"
258. Eleanor Roosevelt to Ida Alvarez  22 May 1952

On Israel and Arab Refugees, Part IV
259. Remarks to the "Freedom's Stake in the Middle East
      and North Africa" Conference  25 May 1952

On the McCarren-Walter Bill
260. Eleanor Roosevelt to Harry Truman  31 May 1952
261. Harry Truman to Eleanor Roosevelt  5 June 1952

The Covenants: On Freedom of Information
262. Statement to the Commission on Human Rights  3 June 1952

The Covenants: On the Federal State Clause
263. Statement to the Press  6 June 1952
264. Eleanor Roosevelt to Seymour Roman  20 June 1952

Refuting Soviet Attacks in the Human Rights Commission
265. Statement to the Commission on Human Rights  13 June 1952

The Covenants: Assessing Work to Date
266. Statement to the Press on the Draft Covenant on
      Human Rights  13 June 1952
267. Press Conference with Eleanor Roosevelt  13 June 1952

On Alger Hiss and Whittaker Chambers
268. Eleanor Roosevelt to Edward Eagle  20 June 1952
269. Eleanor Roosevelt to J. I. Holmboe  2 August 1952

July-December

On the Importance of the United Nations, Part I

270. Address to the Democratic National Convention  22 July 1952

On Poverty and the International "Crisis of Spirit"
271. My Day  13 August 1952
272. Eleanor Roosevelt to Paul Backlin  30 August 1952

On McCarthy and His Tactics
273. My Day  29 August 1952
274. John Barstow to Eleanor Roosevelt  2 September 1952
275. Eleanor Roosevelt to John Barstow  9 September 1952
276. Eleanor Roosevelt to James Alick  20 September 1952

On Race and the "Race Problem"
277. Eleanor Roosevelt to Laura Williams  30 August 1952
278. Eleanor Roosevelt to Thomas Larkin  21 September 1952

On Communism and Colonialism in the Developing World
279. Eleanor Roosevelt to Herbert Delaney  31 August 1952

The Election of 1952: On Stevenson, Nixon, Kennedy, and Sparkman
280. My Day  27 September 1952
281. Eleanor Roosevelt to India Edwards  28 September 1952
282. Eleanor Roosevelt to Louis Morris  October 1952
283. Helen Gahagan Douglas to Eleanor Roosevelt  1 October 1952

Promoting the United Nations
284. "UN: Good U.S. Investment"  1 October 1952

On the Equal Rights Amendment, Part II
285. Eleanor Roosevelt to David Landman  2 October 1952

The Election of 1952: Campaigning for Stevenson
286. Campaign Speech for Adlai Stevenson  5 October 1952
287. Radio Advertisement for Adlai Stevenson  20 October 1952

On the Southern Conference Educational Fund and Segregated Hospitals
288. My Day  17 October 1952

On ECOSOC and Self-Determination
289. Minutes of the Eighth Meeting of the US Delegation to the Seventh
      Regular Session of the UN General Assembly  28 October 1952
290. "The Universal Validity of Man's Right to
      Self-Determination"  18 November 1952

The Election of 1952: Consoling Truman
291. Eleanor Roosevelt to Harry Truman  6 November 1952

On the Importance of the United Nations, Part II
292. "Why the United Nations in Unpopular-- And What
      We Can Do About It"  19 November 1952

On Corruption and Disillusionment
293. Eleanor Roosevelt to Elizabeth Weis  6 December 1952

Rebutting Soviet Attacks on American Society
294. Statement in Reply to Charges Concerning Social
      Conditions in the United States  9 December 1952

On the Draft Convention on Political Rights of Women
295. Statement to the Third Committee  12 December 1952
296. Statement to the Third Committee  15 December 1952

On Rumors, Germ Warfare, and Cold War Politics
297. Eleanor Roosevelt to Agnes Vukcevich  15 December 1952

On Desegregating the Public Schools
298. My Day  16 December 1952

On Lattimore, McCarthy, and the Right to a Fair Trial
299. My Day  18 December 1952

On Racial Violence
300. Emily Kuhn to Eleanor Roosevelt  19 December 1952
301. Eleanor Roosevelt to Emily Kuhn  December 1952

On Ethel and Julius Rosenberg and Capital Punishment
302. Eleanor Roosevelt to John Wynn  20 December 1952
303. Eleanor Roosevelt to Dan Helfman  20 December 1952

On Resigning from the US Delegation to the United Nations
304. Bernard Baruch to Eleanor Roosevelt  16 November 1952
305. Eleanor Roosevelt to Bernard Baruch  18 November 1952
306. Eleanor Roosevelt to David Gray  2 December 1952
307. First Draft: Eleanor Roosevelt to Dwight Eisenhower  4 December 1952
308. Eleanor Roosevelt to Dwight Eisenhower  15 December 1952
309. Dwight Eisenhower to Eleanor Roosevelt  30 December 1952
310. Eleanor Roosevelt to Dwight Eisenhower  31 December 1952
311. My Day (excerpt)  5 January 1953