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Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Avery De Lano Andrews

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt is pleased to be working with Avery De Lano Andrews in his new position as head of the New York City Police Department.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Local officials and employees--Selection and appointment; New York (N.Y.). Police Department

Date: 1895-04-25

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Robert Harry Munro Ferguson

Description:

Commissioner Roosevelt has asked Patty Selmes to return Robert Harry Munro Ferguson's lecture. Roosevelt has just taken office at the New York City Police Department and is writing in great haste.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Police--Officials and employees; Police administration; New York (N.Y.). Police Department; Selmes, Martha (Patty) Macomb Flandrau, 1861-1923

Date: 1895-05-06

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt thanks his sister Anna Roosevelt for writing Chamberlain about Roosevelt staying at his place in New York City. His work is very hard and time consuming as he has "the most corrupt" police department on his hands. He has stopped working on the fourth volume of Winning of the West.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Work; Police--Evaluation; Police administration--Decision making; Writing; Homes; New York (N.Y.). Police Department

Date: 1895-05-19

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt informs his sister Anna Roosevelt that wife Edith's sister, Emily Tyler Carow, has arrived and they went to the country where Roosevelt will soon join them. He has attended a number of interesting political dinners. He is getting the police department under control after forcing out Chief Thomas Byrnes and Inspector "Clubber" Williams.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Dinners and dining; Police chiefs; Police corruption; Employees--Resignation; New York (N.Y.). Police Department; Carow, Emily Tyler, 1865-1939; Byrnes, Thomas, 1842-1910; Williams, Alexander S., 1839-1917

Date: 1895-06-02

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt explains to his sister Anna Roosevelt how he spent his nights "tramping" the streets to see how the policemen were doing their duty, or rather not doing it. He is presently in good favor with the Republicans and has enjoyed his job as Police Commissioner. Wife Edith is enjoying a visit from her sister Emily Tyler Carow.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Police--Evaluation; Police--Discipline; Friendly visiting; New York (N.Y.). Police Department; Republican Party (N.Y.); Carow, Emily Tyler, 1865-1939; Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948

Date: 1895-06-08

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes his sister Anna Roosevelt that he spent the evening patrolling New York City to see what the policemen were up to. He enjoys his work despite the fact there is nothing academic about it and he does not get to see much of the children. Wife Edith's sister Emily Tyler Carow's visit has made a great difference in Edith.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Police--Evaluation; Police administration; Job satisfaction; Work and family; Children; New York (N.Y.). Police Department; Roosevelt, Archibald B. (Archibald Bulloch), 1894-1979; Carow, Emily Tyler, 1865-1939; Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948

Date: 1895-06-16

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt tells his sister Anna Roosevelt how much he enjoys his work as Police Commissioner and how busy it keeps him. He comments on his colleague Andrew D. Parker and how they are getting more control of the force. Roosevelt has made some startling discoveries while patrolling the streets at night and he has gotten a real look at the "swarming millions."

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Police administration; Police--Evaluation; New York (N.Y.). Police Department; Parker, Andrew D.

Date: 1895-06-23

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to F. M. Ives

Description:

Commissioner Roosevelt thanks F. M. Ives for the Barras quote and agrees that a free hand is needed to reorganize the New York City Police Department.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Thank-you notes; Quotations; Police administration; New York (N.Y.). Police Department

Date: 1895-09-28

Theodore Roosevelt at his desk

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt working at his desk, possibly while serving as New York City Police Commissioner.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: New York (N.Y.). Police Department; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1895-1897?

Notes for an article on the New York police force

Description:

Possible topics for an article on the New York police force typed by Theodore Roosevelt, presumably while he was Police Commissioner.

Resource Type: Memorandum

Subject: New York (N.Y.). Police Department

Date: 1895-1897?

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