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What's in a date?

Nov 29, 2012

The double date discovered on a document written in 1905 reveals the history of our calendar system.

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Posted by Grant Carlson on Nov 29, 2012 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

What would TR do?

Nov 26, 2012

This week the Theodore Roosevelt Center presents a live interactive visit with the 26th president as part of the Presidential Primary Sources Project.

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Posted by Sharon Kilzer on Nov 26, 2012 in Upcoming Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Happy Thanksgiving

Nov 23, 2012

 Theodore Roosevelt's correspondence details a Thanksgiving celebration in the White House.

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Posted by Keri Youngstrand on Nov 23, 2012 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

The Roosevelti: furry, crawly namesakes of Theodore Roosevelt

Nov 19, 2012

Theodore Roosevelt was a noted naturalist and conservationist. As such, he has been memorialized through the naming of several species of animals.

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Posted by Grant Carlson on Nov 19, 2012 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Who is a progressive?

Nov 02, 2012

Progressivism meant different things to different people throughout the Progressive Era. Theodore Roosevelt's definition was clarified in a speech that he gave in Louisville, Kentucky, on April 3, 1912.

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Posted by Keri Youngstrand on Nov 02, 2012 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post