Digital Library Advanced Search

SEARCH THE DIGITAL LIBRARY


1130 results: Expanded View | Index View
Display: per page, sorted by
of 114 Page:

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes his sister Anna Roosevelt about one of the help, Sophie, mixing up his clothes with Elliot's and Father's and the food they have been eating. Roosevelt went to a dinner and a picnic and some other friends came over and sang.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Household employees; Clothing and dress; Dinners and dining; Singing

Date: 1876-05-14

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes to his sister Anna requesting that a few items be sent from home to him at college so he can decorate his room. The letter also includes what he has been doing at college since the last time he wrote including a day he spent with Mrs. Shaw. 

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: College students--Social life and customs; Dinners and dining; Interior decoration; Harvard College (1780- )

Date: 1876-10-15

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes to his sister Anna saying he finally received the things he had asked to be sent from home. He enjoys his room very much but does not like the way the washerwoman does his cravats. He describes a dinner at the Thayer's and is doing alright in his studies. 

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: College students--Social life and customs; College students--Housing; Laundry workers; Dinners and dining

Date: 1876-11-12

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt Cowles

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes to his sister in advance of his trip home. He updates her on his health, studies, and laundry. He also sends her greetings from the Coolidges, with whom he dined the night before.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Travel--Planning; Dinners and dining; College students--Study and teaching; Health

Date: 1876-11-26

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes to his sister Anna describing how he has met several people his sister has told him about. Some of the girls he has met are very pretty, but he is still loyal to Edith Carow. He also describes his upcoming week at school, how the coals have burned holes in his rug, and where he attended dinner this week. 

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: College students--Social networks; College students--Social life and customs; Dinners and dining; College students--Housing; Harvard College (1780- ); Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948

Date: 1877-01-22

Postcard from Theodore Roosevelt to Martha Bulloch Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt is enjoying himself in Paul Smiths, New York, with H. D. Minot. Mose Saroyer wishes to be remembered by all the family.

Resource Type: Postcard

Subject: College students--Travel; Dinners and dining; Minot, H. D. (Henry Davis), 1859-1890; Saroyer, Mose

Date: 1877?

Personal diary of Theodore Roosevelt, 1878

Description:

Diary of Theodore Roosevelt for the year 1878. Roosevelt attended Harvard College and spent the summer in Oyster Bay, New York, and on an expedition in Maine. The major event of the year was the death of Roosevelt's father. Roosevelt reflects on the death of his father many times throughout the year. The diary concludes with notes on Roosevelt's personal finances and his "game record" for the year.

Resource Type: Diary

Subject: College students--Recreation; College students--Social life and customs; Education, Higher; Dinners and dining; Entertaining; Outdoor recreation; Hunting; Sailing; Finance, Personal; Massachusetts--Cambridge; Massachusetts--Boston; New York (State)--Oyster Bay; Maine; Harvard College (1780- ); Roosevelt, Theodore, 1831-1878; Roosevelt, William Emlen, 1857-1930; Dow, Wilmot; Sewall, William Wingate, 1845-1930

Date: 1878

Personal diary of Theodore Roosevelt, 1879

Description:

Diary of Theodore Roosevelt for the year 1879. Roosevelt attended Harvard College, spent the summer in Oyster Bay, New York, and went on two expeditions to Maine. The diary concludes with notes on Roosevelt's personal finances and his "game bag" for the year.

Resource Type: Diary

Subject: College students--Recreation; College students--Social life and customs; Education, Higher; Dinners and dining; Entertaining; Outdoor recreation; Hunting; Finance, Personal; Massachusetts--Boston; Massachusetts--Cambridge; New York (State)--Oyster Bay; Maine; Harvard College (1780- ); Roosevelt, Elliott, 1860-1894; Roosevelt, William Emlen, 1857-1930; Roosevelt, Alice Lee, 1861-1884; Dow, Wilmot; Sewall, William Wingate, 1845-1930

Date: 1879

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt informs his sister of his social activities over the last weekend.  Social calls included lunch with the Lees in Chestnut Hill, driving into Boston with Alice and Rose, and spending the night with George Minot in Forest Hills.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Dinners and dining; Massachusetts--Chestnut Hill; Roosevelt, Alice Lee, 1861-1884

Date: 1879-05-05

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Martha Bulloch Roosevelt

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt had a lovely Sunday with the Saltonstalls. They attended a meet of the Suffolk bicycle club, went driving, and visited the Lowells. Roosevelt has also spent time with the Whitneys, went riding with Rose Saltonstall, and dined with the Bacons and Tudors.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: College students--Social life and customs; Entertaining; Dinners and dining; Saltonstall, Rose; Coolidge, Nora; Sears, Fred; Whitney, Bessie; Dickey, Charley

Date: 1879-05-12

Display: per page, sorted by
of 114 Page: