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Political Cartoonist Clifford K. Berryman and the Origin of the Teddy Bear

Nov 14, 2018

Political cartoonist Clifford K. Berryman was not only one of the most influential political cartoonists of his time, but he was also the creator of the teddy bear figure often associated with Roosevelt.

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Posted by Karen Sieber on Nov 14, 2018 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

The Mysterious Case of Lulu B. Grover's Will

Nov 08, 2018

In 1906, a woman named Lulu B. Grover poisoned herself and left her estate, and cat, to President Roosevelt.

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Posted by Karen Sieber on Nov 08, 2018 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post