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President Roosevelt and his fellow hunters, Dr. Chapman and Mr. Stewart, Rocky Mts., Col.

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President Roosevelt and fellow hunters each on horseback in the Rocky Mountains

Resource Type: Stereograph

Subject: Travel; Horses; Mountains; Hunting; Colorado; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Stewart, Philip Battell, 1865-1957; Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945

Date: 1905-06-23?

Pres. Roosevelt, Dr. Chapman & Mr. Stewart of the President's hunting party on the road to Glenwood - coming in from the camp

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President Roosevelt and two men mounted on horses in a valley. Notation on back of stereograph is the same as the title.

Resource Type: Stereograph

Subject: Travel; Horses; Hunting; Colorado; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Stewart, Philip Battell, 1865-1957; Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945

Date: 1905-06-24?

President Roosevelt and party after nine hours ride through rain and mud, Rocky Mountains, Col.

Description:

President Theodore Roosevelt [with Dr. Chapman and Mr. Stewart] on horseback, mountains in background.

Resource Type: Stereograph

Subject: Travel; Horses; Mountains; Colorado; Rocky Mountains; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Stewart, Philip Battell, 1865-1957; Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945

Date: 1905-07-10?

President Roosevelt and hunting party, Dr. Chapman and Mr. Stewart - on the vacation trip to Texas and Colorado, U.S.A.

Description:

President Roosevelt and two men all saddled on horses on a hunting trip

Resource Type: Stereograph

Subject: Travel; Horses; Hunting; Texas; Colorado; Stewart, Philip Battell, 1865-1957; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945

Date: 1905-08-23?

Letter from William T. Hornaday to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

William T. Hornaday sends President Roosevelt information on works by W. J. Long. Long is a known writer on natural history, with his works used in schools. Hornaday claims the observations Long makes about the Baltimore orioles are fake, and presents a letter from witness F. G. Leslie. Hornaday also lists other naturalists who have condemned Long.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Natural history--Study and teaching; Orioles; Naturalists; Long, William J. (William Joseph), 1867-1952; Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945

Date: 1907-05-29

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Henry Fairfield Osborn

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Theodore Roosevelt believes that Carl Akeley should be satisfied with getting a bull elephant with tusks that weigh sixty pounds apiece while in Africa. Roosevelt is starting a study of concealing coloration and asks Henry Fairfield Osborn if the American Museum would be interested in publishing such a study. Roosevelt is disappointed that no one in the scientific community has questioned the absurdities in Abbott Handerson Thayer's book on the subject. Roosevelt adds that he would like to come to the Museum in a few days to see Osborn and Frank M. Chapman.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Elephant hunting; Camouflage (Biology); Africa; American Museum of Natural History; Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926; Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945; Thayer, Abbott Handerson, 1849-1921

Date: 1911-04-21

Letter from Secretary of Theodore Roosevelt to Charles N. Sellers

Description:

The secretary of Theodore Roosevelt advises Charles N. Sellers to write to Frank M. Chapman at the American Museum of Natural History for the information he needs.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Letters; American Museum of Natural History; Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945

Date: 1911-04-25

Letter from J. Alden Loring to Frank Harper

Description:

J. Alden Loring knows little about Kermit Roosevelt's camera, but Frank M. Chapman, Curator of Birds at the American Museum of Natural History, can tell Frank Harper, Theodore Roosevelt's secretary, what he wants to know.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Cameras; American Museum of Natural History; Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945; Roosevelt, Kermit, 1889-1943

Date: 1912-09-22

Frank Harper, ex-President Roosevelt's secretary, tells of South American trip

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt's secretary Frank Harper describes their journey through South America along with George K. Cherrie and Leo E. Miller, representatives of the American Museum of Natural History. It details specimens collected for donation to various museums. Photograph of Anthony Fiala, Cherrie, Father Zahm, Theodore Roosevelt, Kermit Roosevelt, Frank Harper, and Miller is included. 

Resource Type: Newspaper Article

Subject: Discovery and exploration, Brazilian; Biological specimens; Discoveries in geography; Museums; Speeches, addresses, etc.; South America; Brazil; Brazil--Roosevelt River; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Roosevelt, Kermit, 1889-1943; Cherrie, George Kruck, 1865-1946; Miller, Leo E. (Leo Edward), 1887-1952; Fiala, Anthony, 1869-1950; Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945; Zahm, John Augustine, 1851-1921

Date: 1914-02?

Letter from George Kruck Cherrie to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

George Cherrie makes plans to see Theodore Roosevelt in New York City.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Travel--Planning; New York (State)--New York; American Museum of Natural History; Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945

Date: 1914-11-21

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