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Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Frances Theodora Dana

Description:

Commissioner Roosevelt thanks Frances Theodora Dana for writing. He made a recent trip to Boston, Massachusetts, and visited Groton School where Dana's book was being given out as a prize. The "head botanical man at Harvard" spoke of the book enthusiastically.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Thank-you notes; Books and reading; Groton School; Peabody, Endicott, 1857-1944

Date: 1893-06-27

Telegram from Young to Montgomery

Description:

Ted Roosevelt is ill with pneumonia and Mr. Ayer is in contact with Endicott Peabody at Groton School.  The news at 7:30 was "very favorable."

Resource Type: Telegram

Subject: Health; Groton School; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1887-1944; Peabody, Endicott, 1857-1944

Date: 1902-02-07?

Letter from H. Montgomery Smith to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

H. Montgomery Smith offers to tutor one of President Roosevelt's sons for the summer.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Tutors and tutoring; Groton School; Peabody, Endicott, 1857-1944

Date: 1902-05-26

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Robert L. Preston

Description:

President Roosevelt questions Robert L. Preston regarding Kermit Roosevelt's current and future schooling at Groton School and Harvard College.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Tutors and tutoring; Groton School; Harvard College (1780- ); Peabody, Endicott, 1857-1944; Roosevelt, Kermit, 1889-1943

Date: 1902-05-30

Letter from Robert L. Preston to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Robert L. Preston is giving Kermit Roosevelt academic examinations and when they are complete Preston will forward the exams to the Roosevelts so they may be enclosed to Dr. Endicott Peabody at Groton School.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Education; Examinations; Groton School; Roosevelt, Kermit, 1889-1943; Peabody, Endicott, 1857-1944

Date: 1902-06-02

Telegram from Oliver W. Huntington to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Oliver Whipple Huntington has spoken with Endicott Peabody and requests a meeting with President Roosevelt to discuss Kermit Roosevelt, most likely in reference to Kermitt attending Cloyne School where Huntington is principal.

Resource Type: Telegram

Subject: Meetings; Roosevelt, Kermit, 1889-1943; Peabody, Endicott, 1857-1944

Date: 1902-08-26

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Charles Q. Tirrell

Description:

President Roosevelt forwards a letter, presumably from Endicott Peabody. Roosevelt would consider it a favor if Charles Q. Tirrell could recommend Miss Caryl, the sister of the deceased postmistress, to take her place, as recommended by Mr. Peabody. Roosevelt would like to make Miss Caryl's appointment.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Adolescence--Education; Postmasters--Selection and appointment; Groton School; Peabody, Endicott, 1857-1944

Date: 1902-09-04

Letter from Oliver W. Huntington to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

There has been a newspaper report that Kermit Roosevelt will be attending Cloyne House School. Oliver W. Huntington believes that a telegram to Endicott Peabody may have given rise to the newspaper report.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: American newspapers; Education; Leaks (Disclosure of information); Peabody, Endicott, 1857-1944; Roosevelt, Kermit, 1889-1943

Date: 1902-09-17?

Address at the Groton School

Description:

President Roosevelt, in his address at the Day Prize Exercises at the Groton School, discusses the qualities that make a decent boy and man. In particular, the President elaborates on duty, philanthropy, scholarship, and athletics.

Resource Type: Speech

Subject: School administrators--Education; Physical education for children--Social aspects; Moral education; Learning and scholarship--Moral and ethical aspects; Anglican Communion--Education; Young men--Conduct of life; Young men--Societies and clubs; Peabody, Endicott, 1857-1944; Lowell, A. Lawrence (Abbott Lawrence), 1856-1943

Date: 1904-05-24

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Robert Codman

Description:

President Roosevelt assures Bishop Codman that he trusts Sherrard Billings to run Groton School just as well as Endicott Peabody.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: School principals; Groton School; Harvard College (1780- ); Billings, Sherrard, 1859-1933; Peabody, Endicott, 1857-1944; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1887-1944; Roosevelt, Kermit, 1889-1943

Date: 1904-10-22

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