July 27, 2012
As the world stands ready to watch the start of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London later today, it is interesting to look at Theodore Roosevelt’s slight association with the modern version of the Games.
The Humble Form Letter
July 20, 2012
The form letter is hardly a new invention. Today one of our interns takes a look at the use of form letters by Theodore Roosevelt and his secretary.
Quentin and Flora
July 16, 2012
An intern shares her insight in Roosevelt through his concern for his son and his fiance during World War I.
The Similarities of 1912 and 2012
July 11, 2012
One of our interns looks at the similarities in the political discussion surrounding presidential election campaigns separated by 100 years.
Connecting the Dots
July 05, 2012
Everywhere you go, you can find Theodore Roosevelt. A recent trip to Fargo led to new connections of the Roosevelt story for the Theodore Roosevelt Center.
"I Like Big Things"
July 03, 2012
In July 1886, a young Theodore Roosevelt gave his first major public speech in Dickinson, North Dakota, during the town's Fourth of July celebrations.