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The passing of the horse

Description:

Print shows a procession of animals riding bicycles and driving automobiles; at the center is a weeping horse being driven "To The Museum of Natural History," his services as a mode of transportation and as a draft animal have been usurped by the automobile.

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Horses; Automobiles; Parades; Bicycles

Date: 1899-02-22

Automobile show

Description:

The Automobile Show, Madison Square Garden, at Fourth Avenue and Twenty-sixth Street, New York City.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: Greater New York Automobile Show; Automobiles; New York (State)--New York

Date: 1900

Emily Tyler Carow

Description:

Emily Tyler Carow (far right), sister of Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt, stands by an automobile with friends.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: Automobiles; Carow, Emily Tyler, 1865-1939

Date: 1900-1915?

Puck's summer chowder

Description:

At center, two masked men recklessly drive an automobile down a country road, frightening every man, woman, and beast, and chasing them out of the roadway. Other vignettes depict scenes of summer activities, including swimming at the beach, hunting, fishing, excursion boating, and courting.

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Automobiles; Country life; Courtship; Fishing; Hunting; Swimming; Boats and boating

Date: 1901-08-14

As the law stands

Description:

A wealthy old man rides in an automobile driven by his chauffeur. They are racing through the countryside during a cross-country auto race and have struck several pedestrians who are not used to encountering automobiles on country roads. Caption: Owner (to Chauffeur) -- Don't stop! It only costs about ten dollars apiece to run them down. I must break the record even if it costs a hundred!

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Automobile racing; Chauffeurs; Pedestrians; Rich people; Traffic accidents

Date: 1902-04-16

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Ethel Roosevelt

Description:

President Roosevelt writes his daughter Ethel to comment on what she wrote him regarding the behavior of the family dogs and Quentin Roosevelt. He tells her about the new horse Renown and how he is afraid of automobiles. 

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Presidents' pets; Dogs; Horses; Automobiles; Roosevelt, Quentin, 1897-1918

Date: 1902-06-19

Letter from John Hay to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Secretary of State Hay is happy to hear that President Roosevelt was not seriously injured in the carriage accident.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Carriages and carts; Presidents--Succession; Traffic accidents

Date: 1902-09-03

Letter from Henry Cabot Lodge to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Senator Lodge encloses letters from Fannie Pearson Hardy Eckstorm and C. H. Ames that he thinks President Roosevelt will enjoy. He was pleased to receive a telegram from George B. Cortelyou as he was worried after reports of the carriage accident.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Letters; Traffic accidents; Philippines; Ames, C. H.; Cortelyou, George B. (George Bruce), 1862-1940; Eckstorm, Fannie Pearson Hardy, 1865-1946

Date: 1902-09-04

Letter from Richard Watson Gilder to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Richard Watson Gilder was glad to hear that President Roosevelt and George B. Cortelyou emerged safely from the carriage accident. He would like Roosevelt to recommend someone to write an article entitled "The President and the Trusts," and suggests Nicholas Murray Butler or Albert Shaw.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Carriages and carts; Journalism--Authorship; Traffic accidents; Trusts, Industrial; Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947; Cortelyou, George B. (George Bruce), 1862-1940; Shaw, Albert, 1857-1947

Date: 1902-09-04

Letter from Marcus Alonzo Hanna to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Senator Hanna congratulates President Roosevelt for escaping serious injury in the carriage accident and asks if the upcoming conference in Oyster Bay, New York is still being held.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Carriages and carts; Meetings; Traffic accidents; New York (State)--Oyster Bay

Date: 1902-09-04

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