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Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Corinne Roosevelt

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Theodore Roosevelt tells Corinne Roosevelt about his pet mice.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Mice as pets; Brothers and sisters

Date: 1868-04-28

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Martha Bulloch Roosevelt, Corinne Roosevelt Robinson, and Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt enjoyed his mother's long letter and looks forward to seeing the "curiosities and living things" she has collected for him. He describes his four mice to his sister, Corinne Roosevelt. Roosevelt asks his father to write and take Martha Bulloch Roosevelt to a battlefield so she can collect some "trophies" for him.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Letter writing; Zoological specimens; Mice as pets; Motion sickness; Battlefields

Date: 1868-04-28

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes to his sister about life at Harvard College, including dance class and the girls he has met, plans to bring his friends home at Christmas, and his club activities with classmates Minot, Saltonstall, and Gardiner.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: College students--Social life and customs; College students--Societies and clubs; Christmas; Harvard College (1780- ); Minot, H. D. (Henry Davis), 1859-1890; Cowles, Anna Roosevelt, 1855-1931

Date: 1876-11-26

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt apologizes to his sister for not writing sooner due to heavy studying and examinations. He informs her of his plans to introduce her to some of his friends over Christmas vacation. Roosevelt provides her with short character sketches of his friends, including Nickerson, Bacon, Hooper, Shaw, Chapin, Jackson, Pellero, and Welling. After receiving a postcard from her, Roosevelt makes plans to have a party during vacation.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: College students--Study and teaching; Entertaining; Christmas; Cowles, Anna Roosevelt, 1855-1931

Date: 1876-12-14

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes to his sister after a visit to express his sadness in parting from her.  He writes that the Atlantic Monthly, Harper's Magazine, and squab sandwiches were his consolation.  

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Travel

Date: 1877-01-07?

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes to his sister about readjusting to school life after the holiday.  He recounts his friends' impressions of their visit to the Roosevelt home and mentions his future social activities.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: College students--Study and teaching; Entertaining

Date: 1877-01-14

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt recounts to his sister his social activities of the past week.  Roosevelt provides details on a sleigh ride and party given by Harry Jackson.  Also mentioned is an assembly Roosevelt attended with Minot Weld and the Sunday school class Roosevelt taught.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: College students--Social life and customs; College students--Study and teaching; Roosevelt, Elliott, 1860-1894; Minot, H. D. (Henry Davis), 1859-1890; Bacon, Robert, 1860-1919

Date: 1877-02-05

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes his sister and relays messages for other members of the family.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Salutations; Tuition; Roosevelt, Martha Bulloch, 1835-1884

Date: 1877-03-27

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt gives his sister an account of his recent social activities.  He mentions attending a party and the girls he danced with there, spending the night with the Weld family, and collecting snakes and salamanders.  

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Leisure; College students--Social life and customs

Date: 1877-04-15

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes to his sister after a visit.  Roosevelt writes that all of his friends enjoyed her visit as well, and that they especially admired Edith.  He also mentions new acquaintances that he has met.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Entertaining; Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948

Date: 1877-06-03

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