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Franklin D. Roosevelt, foreign policy, national defense, Wendell Willkie, Hitlerism, Britain, Navy, Germany, isolationists
A typed copy of an essay entitled, "The First Essential of American Defense", written by Francis Mairs Huntington-Wilson, dated August 4, 1940. Within, Wilson writes on the consequences of Britain's potential fall to Germany and calls for foreign policy agreement between President Roosevelt and Wendell Willkie.
Folder 3-5, Document 14
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Huntington-Wilson, Francis Mairs, "The First Essential of American Defense, August 4, 1940" (1940). World War II Era Documents, 1939-1945. 13.