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Theodore Roosevelt and Leonard Wood

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Lieutenant Colonel Roosevelt with Colonel Leonard Wood at camp near San Antonio, Texas.  Horses graze in the background.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); Armed Forces--Officers; Horses; Texas--San Antonio; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927

Date: 1898

Rough Riders Regimental Drill

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt and Leonard Wood leading a parade formation of the Rough Riders.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927; Church, James Robb, 1866-1923; Brodie, Alexander O. (Alexander Oswald), 1849-1918

Date: 1898

Rough Riders dining in camp

Description:

Rough Riders are shown seated and standing around makeshift dinner table beneath tree; seventeen men, including a servant with horses and a fence in the background. Theodore Roosevelt and Leonard Wood sit at the head of the table.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927

Date: 1898

Theodore Roosevelt and Leonard Wood at army campsite

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt and Leonard Wood in uniforms of the First U.S. Volunteer Cavalry, at Rough Riders' campsite near San Antonio, Texas. Horses in background.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927

Date: 1898-05

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

Description:

Lieutenant Colonel Roosevelt thanks his sister and her husband for the watch they gave him, and mentions spurs that he received as an anonymous gift. Roosevelt hopes to leave Washington, D.C., the next day, but Leonard Wood wants him to stay to hurry a shipment of troops and rifles. Roosevelt expresses his desire to be with the regiment and start getting it into shape.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); Gifts; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927

Date: 1898-05-05

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt Cowles

Description:

Assistant Secretary Roosevelt writes that he is staying in Washington temporarily and is organizing forty men for the early effort in what will become the Spanish-American War. He expects to leave shortly; William Sheffield Cowles is already aboard the S.S. Topeka. Edith Roosevelt's health continues to improve but she worries over his departure.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); Armed Forces; War--Planning; Convalescence; Harvard College (1780- ); Yale University; Knickerbocker Club; City of Topeka (Steamship); Armed Forces (United States); Cowles, Wm. S. (William Sheffield), 1846-1923; Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948; Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927

Date: 1898-05-05

Muster-in Roll of Theodore Roosevelt in the 1st Regiment of U. S. Volunteers

Description:

The muster-in roll appointing Theodore Roosevelt as a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Cavalry, 1st Regiment, Volunteers, commanded by Col. Leonard Wood. The form is signed by Roosevelt.

Resource Type: Record, Military

Subject: United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927

Date: 1898-05-06

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt Cowles

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt updates Anna Roosevelt Cowles on the preparations for sending his regiment to Cuba and on the whereabouts of the Roosevelt family's friends who are in the armed forces.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); War--Planning; Convalescence; Armed Forces; Texas--Galveston; Cuba; Armed Forces (United States); Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927; Cowles, Wm. S. (William Sheffield), 1846-1923; Lodge, Anna Cabot Mills Davis, 1850-1915; Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924; Higgins, Thaddeus; Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948; Davis, Harry

Date: 1898-05-08

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Douglas Robinson

Description:

Assistant Secretary Roosevelt escorted the newly commissioned John Jacob Astor to see Senator Platt, Secretary Bliss, and President McKinley. Roosevelt is doing the "exasperating work" of moving arms and equipment around the usual delays. It will be a few days before he can join Leonard Wood for military service with the 1st Volunteer Cavalry.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); Meetings; Armed Forces--Officers; Armed Forces--Mobilization; United States. Navy; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Armed Forces (United States); Astor, John Jacob, 1864-1912; Platt, Thomas Collier, 1833-1910; Bliss, Cornelius Newton, 1833-1911; McKinley, William, 1843-1901; Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927

Date: 1898-05-10

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt Cowles

Description:

Colonel Roosevelt writes to say goodbye to Anna Roosevelt Cowles and William Sheffield Cowles, as he will finish last-minute preparations and leave for Cuba shortly. He is frustrated at the details and delays but only because he is eager to see real action.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Spanish-American War (1898); Armed Forces--Equipment and supplies; Armed Forces--Mobilization; Cuba; City of Topeka (Steamship); United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Armed Forces (United States); Cowles, Wm. S. (William Sheffield), 1846-1923; Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927

Date: 1898-05-12

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