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Photograph by Frank Johnston/The Washington Post


President Clinton dedicated the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial on Friday, May 2. The memorial is located on the Mall, along the edge of the Tidal Basin. This special compilation about the memorial includes readers' remembrances of the 32nd president, a review of his four-term legacy, a tour of the memorial and a description of how Roosevelt's New Deal turned the sleepy town of Washington, D.C., into a city of national stature.

FDR: The Man | FDR's Presidency and The New Deal | The Memorial | Impact on D.C.