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Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to C. Hart Merriam
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Title:

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to C. Hart Merriam

Collection:

Library of Congress Manuscript Division

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt is proud to have a subspecies of elk, "the noblest game animal of America," named after him. Roosevelt would like to have lunch with C. Hart Merriam to discuss the Smithsonian matter. Roosevelt is also returning Merriam's manuscript, in which he found little to correct. 

Creation Date:

1897-12-09

Creator:

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Recipient:

Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942

Citation (Chicago Style):

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to C. Hart Merriam. Theodore Roosevelt Papers. Library of Congress Manuscript Division. http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o160492. Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library. Dickinson State University.
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