Digital Library Advanced Search

SEARCH THE DIGITAL LIBRARY


781 results: Expanded View | Index View
Display: per page, sorted by
of 79 Page:

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Benjamin I. Wheeler

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes to Benjamin I. Wheeler, President of the University of California regarding his position on New York Governor Charles Hughes' Direct Nominations Bill, progressive leadership, and the nomination for 1912.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Elections; Nominations for office; Progressive Party (1912); Hughes, Charles Evans, 1862-1948

Date: 1910-11-21

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Edgar J. Rich

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt is thankful if the editorial did any good. He feels that Progressives must protect corporations when they are doing right, as well as call them out in wrongdoing.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Thank-you notes; Progressive Party (1912); Abbott, Lawrence F. (Lawrence Fraser), 1859-1933

Date: 1911-01-06

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Henry Cabot Lodge

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt complains about misrepresentations in the press, such as publications appearing in Hearst's American, and including a recent conflict with Governor Baldwin and previous battles with Senator Platt. He agrees with Senator Lodge regarding Canadian reciprocity and is distressed at the many contradictions in the potential treaty. Roosevelt believes that the Lorimer case is very clear. He views Senator Lorimer's unexpected election, corrupt past, and the bribery confessions of Illinois legislators as sufficient proof of Lorimer's guilt.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Press and politics; Reciprocity (Commerce); Commercial treaties; Political crimes and offenses--Investigation; Bribery; Elections; Boundary disputes; Authors, American--Books and reading; Speeches, addresses, etc.; International relations; Political parties--Platforms; Canada; Illinois; Alaska; Mississippi; Massachusetts; New York (State)--Albany; Indiana; Iowa; Massachusetts--Boston; United States. Congress. Senate; Illinois. General Assembly; New York (State). Legislature. Senate; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ); Democratic Party (U.S.); Progressive Party (1912); Baldwin, Simeon E. (Simeon Eben), 1840-1927; Platt, Thomas Collier, 1833-1910; Lorimer, William, 1861-1934; Astor, John Jacob, 1864-1912; Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930; Root, Elihu, 1845-1937; Hepburn, Mr. (William Peters), 1833-1916; Gamble, Robert J.; Crawford, Lewis F. (Lewis Ferandus), 1870-1936; Lorimer, William, 1861-1934; Tweed, Charles H.; Beveridge, Albert J. (Albert Jeremiah), 1862-1927

Date: 1911-01-31

Letter from Secretary of Theodore Roosevelt to Oscar K. Davis

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt expresses his lack of interest in being nominated next year, most likely for the Progressive Party, and his disgust "with most of the progressives as with the stand-put crowd" in Washington, D.C.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Presidents--Nomination; Washington (D.C.); Progressive Party (1912); Stimson, Henry L. (Henry Lewis), 1867-1950

Date: 1911-05-31

Letter from Gifford Pinchot to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Gifford Pinchot believes that the Olympic elk species is safe as there is a game refuge covering a large section of their range. He was sorry to hear of James Rudolph Garfield's defeat in Ohio.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Roosevelt elk; Elk populations; Game protection; Game reserves; Elections; Ohio; Progressive Party (1912); Cullyford, Harry; Garfield, James Rudolph, 1865-1950

Date: 1911-11-11

A constructive suggestion

Description:

George W. Perkins argues that large corporations are necessary to a modern economy and should be regulated by strengthening the powers of the Department of Commerce and Labor.

Resource Type: Pamphlet

Subject: Speeches, addresses, etc.; Business and politics; Trusts, Industrial--Government policy; Industrial relations; Progressive Party (1912)

Date: 1911-12-04

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Joseph Bucklin Bishop

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt writes to Joseph Bucklin Bishop to say he is glad to hear Bishop's son will be lecturing at the University Club and that work on the Panama Canal is going well. Roosevelt also discusses the upcoming Presidential election, saying he believes President Taft is unfit to be President, and weighs the pros and cons of running for President himself. 

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Presidents--Elections; Press and politics; Panama--Panama Canal; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ); Democratic Party (U.S.); Progressive Party (1912); Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930

Date: 1911-12-29

Stenography notebook

Description:

A stenography notebook written by Frank Harper, Theodore Roosevelt's secretary. On the front is written "Progressive Campaign."

Resource Type: Notebook

Subject: Shorthand; Political campaigns; Speeches, addresses, etc.; Letters; Progressive Party (1912); Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1911-1912

Postcard from Florence to A. H. Stephens

Description:

Black and white postcard with an illustration of a bull moose galloping towards the White House. The postcard also includes a portrait of Theodore Roosevelt, an illustration of the "T. R. hat" and the phrase, "My hat is still in the ring." On the reverse of the postcard, Florence writes to her Grandfather that the "old moose can wag his tail now but after the election it will be dead."

Resource Type: Postcard

Subject: Elections; Hats; Moose; Progressive Party (1912); United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.); White House (Washington, D.C.); Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1911-1912

Theodore Roosevelt Progressive Party pin

Description:

Pin featuring crimson ribbon with "Captain National Progressive Party New York County" in black lettering. Attached to the ribbon is a round medallion with a black and white picture of Theodore Roosevelt.

Resource Type: Pin, Campaign

Subject: Campaign buttons; Campaign paraphernalia; Presidential candidates; Progressive Party (1912); Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1911-1912

Display: per page, sorted by
of 79 Page: