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Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Alice Lee Roosevelt
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Title:

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Alice Lee Roosevelt

Collection:

Harvard College Library

Description:

Writing to his wife Alice from Joe Ferris' ranch in Dakota territory, Theodore Roosevelt reports he finally received Alice's letters and was so happy he could cry. He shall start home in a few days from "the pleasantest and most successful trip I have ever made." He is bringing home many trophies and is in great health. He describes a typical day and says after talking with the Ferris brothers and Bill Merrifield, he has decided to go into the cattle business. 

Creation Date:

1883-09-23

Creator:

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Recipient:

Roosevelt, Alice Lee, 1861-1884

Citation (Chicago Style):

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Alice Lee Roosevelt. Theodore Roosevelt Collection. MS Am 1541.9 (104). Harvard College Library. http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o283356. Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library. Dickinson State University.
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