This is Kristine Avena's submission for the 2016 Kevin and Tam Ross Undergraduate Research Prize, which won third place. She wrote about the cooperative efforts of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, New York Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia, and New York Congressman John O'Connor during the Great Depression.
Kristine is a senior at Chapman University, majoring in History. Her faculty mentor was Dr. Leland L. Estes.
Avena, K. (2016). “The good of the country rises above party”: Roosevelt, La Guardia, and O’Connor and the Works Progress Administration in New York City during the Great Depression (contest entry). Kevin and Tam Ross Undergraduate Research Prize. Retrieved from http://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/undergraduateresearchprize/13