Griffith J. Davis
(subject)New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997)
(commissioner)New School Associates New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997)
8 in (width) x 10 in (height)
Eleanor Roosevelt stands at a luncheon. The seated woman on the right (to Roosevelt's left) is Edith Sommerich, a longtime member and leader of the New School Associates. Roosevelt was a frequent speaker at The New School, and discussed it frequently in her column, "My Day." This photograph may have been taken at the Associates-sponsored event, "Are Women Meeting the Challenge of Today?"
New School Institutional Collections
box 1, folder 43
Griffith J. Davis. Eleanor Roosevelt with Edith Sommerich.
circa 1949. New School Associates records. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 21 Jan 2019
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