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Happy Holidays from the TR Center!

Dec 23, 2011

From all of us to all of you, we here at the TR Center wish you the very best of the holiday season!

Christmas number

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Posted by Krystal Thomas on Dec 23, 2011 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Christmas at the White House

Dec 21, 2011

A letter President Roosevelt wrote to one of Archie's friends in 1902 describes the Christmas festivities at the White House that year, complete with surprise tree!

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Posted by Grant Carlson on Dec 21, 2011 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

A Stockmen's Association Begins

Dec 19, 2011

The need for a Stockmen’s association in Medora, North Dakota in the early 1880s was clear. There needed to be a central group who could decide and enforce range rules for the area. Not surprising, Theodore Roosevelt was one of its earliest leaders.

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Posted by Krystal Thomas on Dec 19, 2011 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)  |  Share this post

A Bully Interview with Rick Marschall

Dec 16, 2011

Bully! The Life and Times of Theodore Roosevelt 

The author of Bully! The Life and Times of Theodore Roosevelt took some time to discuss political cartoon history, Theodore Roosevelt and the perfect storm they created.

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Posted by Krystal Thomas on Dec 16, 2011 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

The Personal Side of Cataloging

Dec 14, 2011

A cataloger at Sagamore Hill shares her thoughts about working on the Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library.

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Posted by Sarah Curley on Dec 14, 2011 in Digital Library  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Come celebrate the launch of the Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library!

Dec 08, 2011

On today at 3 p.m. MST, join Dickinson State University president Dr. D. C. Coston, humanities scholar Clay Jenkinson, and Theodore Roosevelt Center staff, either on campus or online, to mark the unveiling of the Center’s new website. The program will include highlights of a few of the historical documents in our collections and other features of the site.

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Posted by Krystal Thomas on Dec 08, 2011 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Parlez-Vous Anglais?

Dec 07, 2011

Letter in Arabic 

As President of the United States, and perhaps the quintessential Progressive Era man of the world, Theodore Roosevelt corresponded with a wide range of acquaintances and received letters, not always in English, from across the globe.

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Posted by Grant Carlson on Dec 07, 2011 in Digital Library  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Exploring Learn about TR

Dec 05, 2011

Our new Learn About TR portal is a good place for those to start who are just finding Theodore Roosevelt and his story. It is home to our new articles database, themes, timelines and citation information.

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Posted by Krystal Thomas on Dec 05, 2011 in Digital Library  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)  |  Share this post

Exploring Research

Dec 02, 2011

Our Research portal is designed to help users dive right into the Digital Library and all it has to offer as well as provide information about our collections. It is also home to our extensive Theodore Roosevelt bibliography.

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Posted by Krystal Thomas on Dec 02, 2011 in Digital Library  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post