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Theodore Roosevelt: A Career Told Through Political Cartoons

Sep 07, 2017

The cartoons of the early twentieth century are often dense with meaning, and a lot can be learned about popular perceptions of political leaders and events by studying the way they were depicted in cartoons.

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Posted by Tracee Haupt on Sep 07, 2017 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Theodore Roosevelt's Network of Correspondents

Sep 05, 2017

This summer the TR Center has eight interns working across the U.S. and from Scotland. Each intern is producing a digital humanities project. Jessica Kincaid worked on a large-scale analysis of Theodore Roosevelt's correspondents. 

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Posted by Jessica Kincaid on Sep 05, 2017 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

TR's African Expedition: A Scientific Endeavor

Aug 30, 2017

When it became time to consider our research question for our digital humanities project, I decided I really wanted to learn about the Roosevelt-Smithsonian African Expedition of 1909-1910. 

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Posted by Jennifer Hayner on Aug 30, 2017 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

A Week in the Life of TR

Aug 28, 2017

With my visualization, I hope to understand the busy everyday schedule of Theodore Roosevelt alongside his commitment to correspondence.

 

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Posted by Chloe Elder on Aug 28, 2017 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Theodore Roosevelt's Social Network

Aug 21, 2017

Intern Sara Butterfass shares a directory created for future researchers that includes two predefined groups, Cabinet Members and Diplomats.

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Posted by Sara Butterfass on Aug 21, 2017 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Theodore Roosevelt and the Growth of the Gridiron

Aug 15, 2017

A timeline of Theodore Roosevelt's role in sustaining the game of football.

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Posted by Christa Daugherty on Aug 15, 2017 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

The Well-Read President

Aug 08, 2017

Working in President Theodore Roosevelt's papers this summer, I was impressed with the quantity and variety of books that the man read, despite his busy schedule. 

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Posted by Karen Sieber on Aug 08, 2017 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Natural Bridges National Monument – Notes from the National Park Vagabond

Jul 28, 2017

TR’s legacy is alive at Natural Bridges. 

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Posted by Valerie Naylor on Jul 28, 2017 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Platt National Park - A Delightful Surprise: Notes from the National Park Vagabond

Apr 20, 2017

I spent a pleasant spring weekend in Platt National Park near Sulphur, Oklahoma, created in 1906 during Theodore Roosevelt’s administration. 

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Posted by Valerie Naylor on Apr 20, 2017 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

In Search of Teddy Crombie: The Later Years

Apr 10, 2017

A young admirer of Theodore Roosevelt, Teddy Crombie, wrote him from Pompeys Pillar, Montana, in 1912. Who was this young man, and what happened to him?

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Posted by Sharon Kilzer and Shanna Shervheim on Apr 10, 2017 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post
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