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Roosevelt and the Rough Riders atop San Juan Hill

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Roosevelt and the Rough Riders atop San Juan Hill, Cuba, during the Spanish-American War.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898); Cuba; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1898

Charge of the Rough Riders

Description:

Score for a march and two-step, "dedicated to Col. Theodore Roosevelt," written on the theme of the Rough Riders charge up Kettle Hill (San Juan Hill) during the Spanish American War.  A pen inscription on the bottom left of the front cover:  Lillian F. Adams.

Resource Type: Music, Sheet

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898); Marches (Orchestra); United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1898

Charge of the Rough Riders

Description:

Score for a march and two-step, "dedicated to Col. Theodore Roosevelt," written on the theme of the Rough Riders charge up Kettle Hill  (San Juan Hill) during the Spanish American War. 

Resource Type: Music, Sheet

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898); Marches (Orchestra); United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1898

Charge of the Rough Riders

Description:

Score for a march and two-step, "dedicated to Col. Theodore Roosevelt," written on the theme of the Rough Riders charge up Kettle Hill (San Juan Hill) during the Spanish American War. 

Resource Type: Music, Sheet

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898); Marches (Orchestra); United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1898

Teddy's terrors

Description:

Score for a march and two-step dedicated to Lieutenant Colonel Roosevelt who led the Rough Riders up Kettle Hill (San Juan Hill) during the Spanish American War.

Resource Type: Music, Sheet

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898); Marches; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1898

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Henry Cabot Lodge

Description:

Writing from the trenches outside of Santiago, Cuba, just after the Battle of San Juan Hill, Theodore Roosevelt thought that the event that would make his political career--the campaign in Cuba--appeared to be on the verge of becoming a catastrophe. Within a few months of writing this letter, Roosevelt would be elected governor of New York; in 1900 he was elected vice president.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898); Cuba--Santiago de Cuba; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st

Date: 1898-07-03

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Douglas Robinson

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt thanks Douglas Robinson for his letter and describes a battle near Santiago.  Regarding the political effect of his involvement in the war, Roosevelt comments that he would "rather have led that charge and earned my colonelcy than served three terms in the United States Senate".  Roosevelt writes that he is in good health, despite the conditions, and has avoided yellow fever. 

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898); United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927; Robinson, Corinne Roosevelt, 1861-1933; Robinson, Kenneth; Ferguson, Robert Harry Munro, 1868-1922

Date: 1898-07-27

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Patty Selmes

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Colonel Roosevelt finally has a tent, secretary, and typewriter so he can work on his correspondence. He regrets that he is mostly writing to the families of dead and wounded men. The campaign has been rough with hard fighting but the regiment has performed well. The "cowpuncher" and university men have both been able to show their grit. Robert Harry Munro Ferguson has done well and was promoted to lieutenant. There were many unpleasant experiences but the charge up San Juan Hill "paid for it all many times over."

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898); Military campaigns; War; Battle casualties; Armed Forces--Officers--Promotions; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Goodrich, David; Greenway, John Campbell, 1872-1926; Ferguson, Robert Harry Munro, 1868-1922

Date: 1898-07-31

To Roosevelt's Rough Riders

Description:

David Gregory describes, in a two-stanza poem, the battle of San Juan Hill and the defeat of the Spaniards that was led by "gallant Wood and our own Ted."

 

Resource Type: Poem

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898); Spaniards; Mauser rifle; Cuba--Santiago de Cuba; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927

Date: 1898-1900

Synopsis of speech before the Long Island Yale Alumni Association

Description:

John Campbell Greenway describes his experiences enlisting for and serving in the Spanish-American War, including the events leading to the Battle of San Juan Hill.

Resource Type: Speech

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); San Juan Hill, Battle of (Cuba : 1898); Military service, Voluntary; War; Cavalry horses; International relations; Cuba; Arkansas; Texas--San Antonio; Arizona; New Mexico; Texas--Galveston; Florida--Tampa; Spain; Washington (D.C.); Arizona--Phoenix; AYA (Organization); Yale University; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; United States. War Department; Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Shafter, William Rufus, 1835-1906; Young, S. B. M. (Samuel Baldwin Marks), 1840-1924; Lawton, Henry Ware, 1843-1899; Brodie, Alexander O. (Alexander Oswald), 1849-1918; Chaffee, Adna Romanza, 1842-1914

Date: 1899-03-03

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