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Volunteer Spotlight: Polina Vynogradova

Sep 30, 2015

Our next volunteer spotlight is an interview with Polina Vynogradova from Middelburg, the Netherlands. Polina comes from Ukraine and is currently a student at the University College Roosevelt.

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Posted by Marlo Sexton on Sep 30, 2015 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Booker T. Washington Accepts TR's Dinner Invitation

Sep 22, 2015

Last week the TR Digital Library published a historic letter from Booker T. Washington to Theodore Roosevelt.

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Posted by Pamela Pierce on Sep 22, 2015 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Theodore Roosevelt on Trial

Sep 15, 2015

This Friday you are invited to take part in a special event during the Theodore Roosevelt Symposium.  North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem will be the presiding judge as history puts Theodore Roosevelt on Trial.

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Posted by Pamela Pierce on Sep 15, 2015 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)  |  Share this post

TR Writes About the Reality of Living in NYC and Enforcing the Law in the Big Apple

Sep 08, 2015

Next week the Tenth Annual Theodore Roosevelt Symposium will get underway on the campus of Dickinson State University and in Killdeer. This year the symposium will examine TR’s relationship to the law. To mark the occasion, we take a look at a letter that Roosevelt wrote his friend, Patty Selmes, while he was police commissioner of New York City in 1896.

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Posted by Pamela Pierce on Sep 08, 2015 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

A Happy 90th Birthday to Mount Rushmore

Sep 01, 2015

In March of this year, Mount Rushmore began a year of celebration marking its 90 years of history. Artist Gutzon Borglum had his work cut out for him in creating a truly monumental piece of art. One of the most interesting letters in the Arizona Historical Society collection is written by Borglum to Eleanor Roosevelt.

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Posted by Pamela Pierce on Sep 01, 2015 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post