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Whistle Stop Roosevelt

Oct 14, 2018

Journey with President Theodore Roosevelt to see how he developed themes for policy speeches in shorter remarks given in small towns – usually from the back of his train at the railroad station.

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Posted by Matthew Amyx on Oct 14, 2018 in Digital Library  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Becoming a Better Archivist and Historian

Oct 09, 2018

Although I came to the internship with the Theodore Roosevelt Center already equipped with a Master's degree in Archival Studies and almost two years of professional experience, I knew I still had a lot to learn.

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Posted by Hannah Gramson on Oct 09, 2018 in Digital Library  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

So Many Gems

Oct 08, 2018

There are so many gems to be found in the digital library! From the U.S. Navy's relief efforts after a 1907 earthquake in Jamaica, to music-related items that illuminate the social issues of the time.

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Posted by Christine Fena on Oct 08, 2018 in Digital Library  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Presidential Records as Personal Property

Oct 06, 2018

Prior to the Presidential Records Act, presidential records were considered the private property of the President.

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Posted by Gina Risetter on Oct 06, 2018 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Pinkertons on the Case Part 2

Oct 02, 2018

On December 30, 1905, nearly five years after Frank Steunenberg left office as Governor of Idaho, a bomb rigged to the gate of his house killed him.

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Posted by Gina Risetter on Oct 02, 2018 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post