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.
- Letters from Theodore Roosevelt to James Andrew Drain, president of the National Rifle Association.
- Booker T. Washington writes Theodore Roosevelt with a list of African American men who would be good candidates for the position of civil magistrate in Washington, D.C.
- Adelbert Moot congratulates President Roosevelt on inviting Booker T. Washington to the White House.
- Theodore Roosevelt writes these words to Drain: “No man is fit to live unless he is ready to quit life for adequate cause.”
To view more items published this week, please visit http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Recently-Added.aspx.
Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to James Andrew Drain, June 19, 1911. From the America Collection.