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Fatherly Frustration

Jan 31, 2013

Theodore Roosevelt's letters to his son Kermit are unexpectedly candid and offer clear insights into his character.

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Posted by Keri Youngstrand on Jan 31, 2013 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Ruze-velt, Rose-uh-velt?

Jan 21, 2013

“It is rather a dangerous proceeding to assume that a man does not know how to pronounce his own name.”

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Posted by Sharon Kilzer on Jan 21, 2013 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (7)  |  Share this post

Sampson and Schley

Jan 14, 2013

The Battle of Santiago de Cuba spawned a controversy that lasted for years after the conclusion of the Spanish-American War.

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Posted by Grant Carlson on Jan 14, 2013 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Motor-Car Touring Society

Jan 08, 2013

Automobiles became quite popular among New York society during Theodore Roosevelt's lifetime. People even formed automobile clubs during his presidency, such as the relatively short-lived Motor-Car Touring Society.

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Posted by Keri Youngstrand on Jan 08, 2013 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post