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Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt

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Theodore Roosevelt explains to his sister Anna Roosevelt how he spent his nights "tramping" the streets to see how the policemen were doing their duty, or rather not doing it. He is presently in good favor with the Republicans and has enjoyed his job as Police Commissioner. Wife Edith is enjoying a visit from her sister Emily Tyler Carow.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Police--Evaluation; Police--Discipline; Friendly visiting; New York (N.Y.). Police Department; Republican Party (N.Y.); Carow, Emily Tyler, 1865-1939; Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948

Date: 1895-06-08

Letter to the editor from D. H. Reese

Description:

D. H. Reese calls for unity and better leadership of the Louisiana Republican Party.

Resource Type: Newspaper article

Subject: Political parties--Management; Political leadership; Party discipline; Louisiana; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )

Date: 1901-07-18

Letter to the editor from D. H. Reese

Description:

D. H. Reese calls for a united Republican Party in Louisiana.

Resource Type: Newspaper article

Subject: Political parties--Management; Party discipline; Political leadership; Louisiana; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )

Date: 1901-07-19

Letter from D. H. Reese to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

D. H. Reese is concerned about factional struggles among southern Republicans. He calls for the Republican National Committee to take early action and call for unity.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Political parties--Management; Party discipline; Southern States; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ); Republican National Committee (U.S.); McKinley, William, 1843-1901; Hanna, Marcus Alonzo, 1837-1904

Date: 1901-08-29

Letter from Henry Cabot Lodge to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Senator Lodge discusses several political appointments and senators, including his desire to chair the Senate Foreign Relations committee.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Party discipline; Political parties--Decision making; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ); United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations; Hale, Eugene, 1836-1918; Hanna, Marcus Alonzo, 1837-1904; McMillan, James, 1838-1902; Cridler, Thomas W. (Thomas Wilbur), 1850-1914

Date: 1901-11-01

Letter from Waller Thomas Burnes to George B. Cortelyou

Description:

Waller Thomas Burns describes R. L. Smith of Oakland, Texas, as a party traitor who worked against the Republican candidate for Congress, Robert B. Hawley.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Party discipline; Allegiance; Political parties--Management; Texas--Oakland (Colorado County); Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ); Smith, R. L.; Hawley, Robert Bradley, 1849-1921

Date: 1901-11-01

Letter from James B. Belford for Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

James B. Belford details who in the Colorado Republican Party has gone past patronage into the areas of corruption and ballot box stuffing. He would like President Roosevelt to remove the corrupt officials who are ruining the reputation of the party.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Political parties--Officials and employees; Political leadership; Party discipline; Political corruption; Colorado; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ); Stevenson, Archibald McNichol, 1858-1922; Wolcott, Edward Oliver, 1848-1905; Bradley-Melter, Henry; Bailey, D. C.

Date: 1901-11-07

Letter from William Allen White to James Hulme Canfield

Description:

William Allen White believes that Cyrus Leland should be appointed to the pension position as had been promised by William McKinley. Senator Burton may be angered by the appointment, but he would be angry at anyone being appointed who was not of his own choosing. White reviews the many supporters of Leland.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Employees--Appointment, qualifications, tenure, etc.; Party discipline; Patronage, Political; Press and politics; Kansas; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ); Leland, Cyrus, 1841-1917; Burton, Joseph Ralph, 1852-1923

Date: 1901-11-08

Letter from H. C. Heilig to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

H. C. Heilig has a low opinion of R. L. Smith, an applicant for one of the "leading offices" in Texas. He provides several examples of Smith being disloyal to the Republican Party and limiting party progress.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Employees--Appointment, qualifications, tenure, etc.; Political parties--Management; Party affiliation; Party discipline; Texas; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ); Smith, R. L.

Date: 1901-11-12

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Robert Wilson Patterson

Description:

President Roosevelt hopes Robert Wilson Patterson can discuss the matter in person as it is of such high importance. He believes Patterson will agree that General Miles's actions should be severely reprimanded. Roosevelt will give the matter concerning Admiral Schley his utmost attention, but emphasizes the case will be decided only on its merits and popular opinion won't be taken into consideration.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Armed Forces--Officers--Professional ethics; Military discipline; Governmental investigations; Miles, Nelson Appleton, 1839-1925; Schley, Winfield Scott, 1839-1911; McKinley, William, 1843-1901

Date: 1901-12-21

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