A Collection of Photos of President Franklin D. Roosevelt

A Large Compilation of Pictures of U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945), elected President of the United States an unprecedented four times, led the United States during both the Great Depression and World War II despite being paralyzed from the waist down.

Find out more about this influential man, by perusing this large complication of pictures of Franklin D. Roosevelt. (Note: Many of the pictures within each section are listed chronologically.)

Portraits and Close-Ups

President Franklin D. Roosevelt signing the Declaration of War
Marion Doss/ Flickr CC
  • Roosevelt in a close-up, group school photo in Groton (1899)
  • A handsome young man, portrait (1900)
  • Full-body portrait of Roosevelt (1903)
  • Wearing a graduation cap, portrait (1904)
  • Portrait of Roosevelt (1924)
  • Close-up of Roosevelt, smiling with glasses on (1942)
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt, close-up photo (1931)
  • Close-up portrait (1933)
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt, Close-up (1938)
  • Portrait (1940)
  • Close-up of Roosevelt, laughing with glasses on (1942)
  • Close-up of Roosevelt, looking upward with glasses on (1944)
  • Close-up portrait with Roosevelt wearing glasses and a bow tie (1944)

Roosevelt As a Young Boy

Picture of Franklin D. Roosevelt and his mother in 1887.
Franklin D. Roosevelt and mother portrait in Washington D.C. (1887). (Picture courtesy the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library)

Group School Pictures

Picture of Franklin D. Roosevelt at Harvard with other classmates on the Harvard Crimson.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, group shot in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (1904). (Picture courtesy the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library)

Roosevelt With Family

Picture of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt sitting with their children.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt, and family in Washington D.C. (June 12, 1919). (Picture courtesy the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library)

Enjoying Life

Picture of Roosevelt standing in the ocean.
Franklin D. Roosevelt with Frances de Rham (Mrs. Henry) and Laura F. Delano in Campobello (1910). (Picture courtesy the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library)

Roosevelt Giving Speeches

Picture of Roosevelt giving a speech from a podium.
Franklin D. Roosevelt at a podium (1930). (Picture courtesy the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library)

Funeral

Picture of Eleanor Roosevelt at FDR's grave site.
Eleanor Roosevelt and DeGaulle at Franklin D. Roosevelt grave in Hyde Park, New York (August 26, 1945). (Picture from the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library)