|Vol. XV, no. 2||TCU Library Newsletter, Web Edition||April, 2003|
Friends Underwrite Framing Project
The Friends have graciously
underwritten the cost of framing the Library’s copies of the famed four
posters created in the early forties by the artist, Norman Rockwell, as
his contribution to the war effort.
He was inspired by a speech delivered by Franklin D. Roosevelt to
the Congress on 6 January 1941 in which the president enunciated the Four
Freedoms as: the freedom
of speech and expression, the freedom of every person to worship
God in his own way, the freedom from want, and the freedom
from fear. The Library
had received the posters as part of the Government Printing Office’s
Depository Library Program.
Library has been a Federal Document Depository since