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Marquis de Morès

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Reproduction of a photograph of the Marquis de Morès from an interpretive exhibit in the South Unit visitor center of Theodore Roosevelt National Park.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: Portraits; Horsemanship; Rifles; North Dakota--Theodore Roosevelt National Park; Morès, Antoine Amédée Marie Vincent Manca de Vallombrosa, marquis de, 1858-1896

Date: 1882-1890?

Letter from William Wingate Sewall to S. Y. Sewall

Description:

The weather has been pleasant and William Wingate Sewall has been building a stable and hunting. He killed a buck with the finest set of horns he's ever seen. Sewall describes a great ride on his favorite horse, Sorrel Joe, while trying to corral a group of horses.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Deer hunting; Firearms; Stables--Design and construction; Horses; Horsemanship; Ferris, Joseph A.; Dow, Wilmot

Date: 1885-12-20

Cross-Country Riding in America

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt discusses cross-country hunting and riding on Long Island, New York. He places emphasis on the growth of the sport within the United States, its heritage and the types of horse required.

Resource Type: Magazine article

Subject: Fox hunting; Fox hunting--Societies, etc.; Hounds; Horsemanship; Hunt riding; Riding clubs; New York (State)--Long Island

Date: 1886-07

The round-up

Description:

Overview of cattle herding and the operations of a cattle ranch.

Resource Type: Magazine article

Subject: Cattle herding; Ranching; Cowboys--Social life and customs; Horsemanship; Cattle--Marking; North Dakota--Badlands

Date: 1887?

The home ranch

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt describes life on his ranch in the Badlands of North Dakota.

Resource Type: Magazine article

Subject: Ranching; Cowboys--Social life and customs; Horsemanship; Horses--Training; North Dakota--Badlands; United States--Little Missouri River

Date: 1888-03

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes to his sister Anna Roosevelt about a political dinner that he and wife Edith recently attended and his feelings toward a Senator. He has been doing quite a bit of horseback riding and has made good progress in his Baltimore investigation. His history of New York manuscript has been well received.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Dinners and dining; Horsemanship; Academic writing--Evaluation; Civil service reform; Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948; Longworth, Alice Roosevelt, 1884-1980; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1887-1944; Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901

Date: 1891-04-19

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes his sister Anna Roosevelt to say he got a nice letter from their brother Elliott, but he won't be able to visit with him because he is battling Postmaster General John Wanamaker. Hector was a dear but a terrible horse rider. Roosevelt will go with Anna the day before the wedding.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Administrative and political divisions; Letters; Horsemanship; Entertaining; Roosevelt, Elliott, 1860-1894; Wanamaker, John, 1838-1922

Date: 1892

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Robert Harry Munro Ferguson

Description:

Commissioner Roosevelt describes Hector Munro Ferguson's visit. They rode horses and the family loves him.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Horsemanship; Horses; Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1887-1944; Ferguson, Hector Munro, 1867-1951

Date: 1892-05-13

The return from exile

Description:

William McKinley, as Napoleon I, rides a white horse labeled "Ohio" and carries a sword labeled "McKinley." He is on the banks of a river, leading an army that includes Benjamin Harrison, Thomas B. Reed, John Sherman, William E. Chandler, William M. Stewart, Matthew S. Quay, Chauncey M. Depew, George F. Hoar, and Whitelaw Reid. On the other side of the river is the U.S. Capitol with the date "1896" above it. Caption: They do not see the Waterloo before them.

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Presidents--Election; Armies--Organization; Exiles; Horsemanship; United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.); Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ); McKinley, William, 1843-1901; Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901; Reed, Thomas B. (Thomas Brackett), 1839-1902; Sherman, John, 1823-1900; Chandler, William E. (William Eaton), 1835-1917; Stewart, William M. (William Morris), 1827-1909; Quay, Matthew Stanley, 1833-1904; Depew, Chauncey M. (Chauncey Mitchell), 1834-1928; Hoar, George Frisbie, 1826-1904; Reid, Whitelaw, 1837-1912

Date: 1893-12-13

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes to his sister Anna Roosevelt about his Civil Service Commission work.  He is trying to make President Cleveland make extensions of classified service. He has been spending time with Senator Lodge riding and hiking. Edith is improving and daughter Alice's ankles are bothering her.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Horsemanship; Hiking; Political planning; Civil service reform; Health; United States Civil Service Commission; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ); Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948; Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924; Longworth, Alice Roosevelt, 1884-1980

Date: 1894-01-06

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