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Portrait of Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

This postcard includes a portrait of Theodore Roosevelt and is published as part of the "Ullman's 'Art Frame' Series." "Miss Sara E. Potts, Newark, Delaware" is handwritten on the back.

Resource Type: Postcard

Subject: Political postcards; Material culture; Presidents--Portraits; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1901-1907

The much-married man

Description:

Color postcard with image of a man holding two crying infants, with a third in a crib and a home in disarray. The caption below reads, "The Much-Married See poor papa with footsteps unsteady, He says "marriage is a failure" already; The kids loudly roar As he walks the floor, And you bet he won't vote for Teddy!"

Resource Type: Postcard

Subject: Political postcards; Families--Political aspects; Marriage; Fathers; Infants; Family size; Voting; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1901-1907

Portrait of Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

A postcard featuring an embossed, uncolored portrait of Theodore Roosevelt and his birth year, 1858, on the front. Handwritten in pencil on the back in the lower left is "A M Aman Mother."

Resource Type: Postcard

Subject: Political postcards; Material culture; Presidents--Portraits; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1901-1912?

Parting of the ways

Description:

An angry man instructs a weeping woman to choose between her post card or teddy bear collection. According to the caption, the wife is unable to choose and faints.

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Teddy bears; Postcards--Collectors and collecting

Date: 1902

The Swedish homestead

Description:

Postcard featuring the Swedish homestead building at the 1904 World's Fair in St. Louis. Also featured are photos of King Oscar II of Sweden and President Roosevelt.

Resource Type: Postcard

Subject: Louisiana Purchase Exposition; Postcards--Themes, motives; Missouri--Saint Louis; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Oscar II, King of Sweden, 1829-1907

Date: 1904

Memorandum from Oscar P. Austin

Description:

Oscar P. Austin discusses arrangements for publishing Pages from the Congressional Record. The Philadelphia firm which created a textbook and postal cards in 1900 is willing to type and print cards for this edition at their own expense, "taking their own chances upon the willingness of the Committee to pay for the composition."

Resource Type: Memorandum

Subject: Public records; Publishers and publishing; Textbooks--Publishing; Postcards; Pennsylvania--Philadelphia; United States. Congress

Date: 1904-08-15?

Postcard from N. Manchester to John Birch

Description:

N. Manchester gives advice to John Birch to beware of increasing his "avoir du pois." He asks that Birch excuse his writing because it was conducted in the dark. The address of Birch is scribbled out with ink of a different color. Manchester writes this message on a postcard with five images of Theodore Roosevelt on the front with the title "Wise Words of Theodore Roosevelt" accompanied with quotes under each image.

Resource Type: Postcard

Subject: Political postcards; Material culture; Presidents--Quotations; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1905-06

We all smoke Della Rocca

Description:

Postcard advertising Della Rocca cigars, featuring President Roosevelt. Reverse side contains a humorous warning about delinquent customers.

Resource Type: Postcard

Subject: Advertising postcards; Cigar smoking; Cigars; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1905-1909?

The Americans choice, 1850-1904

Description:

This postcard includes portraits of American presidents who served from 1850 until 1904. The card is light green with a darker green trim and published by Moller, Kokeritz, and Company.

Resource Type: Postcard

Subject: Political postcards; Material culture; Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874; Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869; Buchanan, James, 1791-1868; Hayes, Rutherford Birchard, 1822-1893; Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875; Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908; Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901; McKinley, William, 1843-1901

Date: 1906

Postcard from O. O. Wolden to Fred A. Smith

Description:

O. O. Wolden explains that he has been unable to get a Capitol card for Fred A. Smith, but will have some of "our town" in a few weeks. Wolden tells Smith not to come too often as his "subjects are meager." The postcard depicts "Roosevelt's cabin on ranch near Medora, North Dakota, where he lived from 1883 to 1886." The cabin shown is the Maltese Cross (or Chimney Butte) ranch cabin. Chimney Butte appears in the background.

Resource Type: Postcard

Subject: Postcards; North Dakota--Medora; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1906-05-11

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