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The Most Defiant Devil: William Temple Hornaday and His Controversial Crusade to Save American Wildlife

Nov 23, 2015

Gregory J. Dehler’s The Most Defiant Devil: William Temple Hornaday and His Controversial Crusade to Save American Wildlife published by the University of Virginia Press, presents a biography of the early zoologist William Temple Hornaday.

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Posted by Irvin John Weeks with assistance from Marlo Sexton on Nov 23, 2015 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Seeing through Roosevelt's Eyes

Nov 17, 2015

We received in the mail this week a copy of Michael Canfield’s new book Theodore Roosevelt in the Field, published by the University of Chicago Press. Canfield begins by describing artist John Singer Sargent’s efforts to find just the right pose for his portrait of TR.

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Posted by Pamela Pierce on Nov 17, 2015 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

New in the TR Digital Library

Nov 12, 2015

This week the TR Center published a number of items in the digital library. Here are some highlights from the week’s new items. 

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Posted by Pamela Pierce on Nov 12, 2015 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Edith Wharton and Theodore Roosevelt

Nov 05, 2015

Today the TR Center publishes a series of letters between Wharton and Roosevelt. The letters show the depth of the relationship TR had with the great American writer of such works as The Age of Innocence, House of Mirth, and Ethan Frome.

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Posted by Pamela Pierce on Nov 05, 2015 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post