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Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Bradley T. Johnson

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Governor Roosevelt describes his busy work schedule to General Johnson and his desire to take a holiday. Roosevelt also inquires if Johnson has a copy of Roosevelt's book, Rough Riders, and if not he wishes to send him one. Roosevelt also discusses Generals Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee and the memory of the Civil War.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: American Civil War (1861-1865); Spanish-American War (1898); Generals; Military history; Vacations; War; Scheduling; Southern States; Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870; Jackson, Thomas Jonathan, 1824-1863

Date: 1899-07-26

Letter from J. F. McMullen to Theodore Roosevelt

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J. F. McMullen read in a newspaper that Vice President Roosevelt would be writing the history of New Mexico troopers in the Rough Riders. McMullen provides information about his son, Samuel J. McMullen, who served in Company G and recently passed away from tuberculosis.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); Death and burial of a person; Tuberculosis; Veterans--Health and hygiene; Military history; Books and reading; New Mexico; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; McMullen, Samuel J.

Date: 1901-09-04

Herodotus's account of the Battle of Salamis

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Benjamin Ide Wheeler reviews ancient accounts and modern interpretations of the Battle of Salamis. He believes that Herodotus's account is the most reliable and consistent. The handwritten note on the first page reads "To President Roosevelt, who reads ancient and makes modern history. With cordial greetings, Benj. I. Wheeler."

Resource Type: Magazine article

Subject: Salamis, Battle of (Greece : 480 B.C.); History, Ancient--Research; History, Ancient--Study and teaching; Military history, Ancient; Herodotus

Date: 1902

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to George von Lengerke Meyer

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President Roosevelt acknowledges Japan's "overwhelming triumph" and hopes that Russia will concede to defeat in order to avoid further conflict.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Russo-Japanese War (1904-1905); Peace treaties; Navies; Great powers--Foreign relations; Military bases; Military campaigns; Military history; Military operations, Naval; Russia; Japan; China--Harbin; Asia--Pacific Coast; East Asia; Germany; France; China--Manchuria; Ukraine--Crimea; Siberia, Eastern; Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924; Cassini, Arthur Paul Nicholas, 1836-1914; Jusserand, J. J. (Jean Jules), 1855-1932; Delcassé, Théophile, 1852-1923

Date: 1905-06-19

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