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Longfellow

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Print shows Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, on oval frame, with two female figures offering crowns of laurel labeled "Europe" and "America." Above is an angel spreading her wings above figures from Longfellow's poems. At bottom left is a poem in tribute to Longfellow.

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Poets; Angels; Poetry; Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882

Date: 1882-05-03

Letter from Richard Watson Gilder to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Richard Watson Gilder sends a photograph of Clinton Dangerfield of Dillon, Georgia. President Roosevelt had previously inquired about Dangerfield. Gilder is pleased with the New York election results and had spent the last two or three days of the campaign on the east side of New York, New York.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Photographs; Poets, American; Political campaigns; Elections; New York (State); Dangerfield, Clinton, 1872-1954; Bryan, Ella Howard, 1872-1954

Date: 1901-11-07

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Louise Ingalls

Description:

President Roosevelt thanks Mrs. Ingalls for the copy of her husband's poem.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Poets; Poetry; Ingalls, John James, 1833-1900

Date: 1902-11-28

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Benjamin Ide Wheeler

Description:

President Roosevelt discusses books and poetry with Benjamin Wheeler, President of the University of California, but declines to discuss his preferences for Senators.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Poets, Greek; Phoenicians; Books and reading; Indo-European languages--Etymology

Date: 1904-05-11

Letter from James Hulme Canfield to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

James Hulme Canfield read President Roosevelt's positive review of poet Edwin Arlington Robinson and recommends further volumes of the poet's work as well as provides biographical information about him.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Poetry--Appreciation; Poets--Family relationships; Books and reading; Robinson, Edwin Arlington, 1869-1935

Date: 1905-08-11

Letter from Henry Cabot Lodge to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Henry Cabot Lodge thanks Theodore Roosevelt for his note and for agreeing to write an introduction for his late son George Cabot Lodge's collected works of poetry. Henry Adams has written a biographical memoir so Roosevelt is free to write merely about Lodge's poetry and his opinion of him as a man. The Lodge family feels "very great happiness" to have Roosevelt associated with "Bay's" memory.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Poets--Family relationships; Biography; Prefaces; Anthologies; Memory; Adams, Henry, 1838-1918

Date: 1911-02-11

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Emily V. Hammond

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt thanks Emily V. Hammond for the book of poetry by Angela Morgan. He appreciates the poetry as well as Hammond's thoughtfulness. 

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Books and reading; Poetry; Poets; Thank-you notes

Date: 1914-12-16

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