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National History Day 2019

Feb 03, 2019

Check out our guide to using the Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library to do research for this year's National History Day topic, "Triumph and Tragedy in Untied States History"

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Posted by Karen Sieber on Feb 03, 2019 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Notes from the National Park Vagabond: A Risky Trip to Arizona

Jan 30, 2019

Valerie Naylor writes about her difficulty collecting Roosevelt material in Arizona during the recent government shutdown.

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Posted by Valerie Naylor on Jan 30, 2019 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Theodore Roosevelt, Historian

Jan 03, 2019

Our Outreach Coordinator Karen revisits Theodore Roosevelt's address to the American Historical Association in 1912 in preparation for this year's AHA conference.

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Posted by Karen Sieber on Jan 03, 2019 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Theodore Roosevelt and "Fake News"

Aug 20, 2018

In March of 1898, the New York Sun ran an article in which Theodore Roosevelt declared that an interview with him published in the New York Journal was an “invention from beginning to end" - evidence that "fake news" is anything but new.

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Posted by Hannah Gramson on Aug 20, 2018 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Notes from the National Park Vagabond: Petrified Forest National Monument (Park)

Oct 12, 2017

Petrified Forest is a fascinating place.

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Posted by Valerie Naylor on Oct 12, 2017 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

National History Day 2018

Aug 26, 2017

With this research guide for teachers and students, we get a head start on the projects the 2017-18 school year may bring.

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Posted by Marlo Sexton on Aug 26, 2017 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Republican National Convention of 1904

Aug 29, 2016

As the United States prepares for the 2016 presidential election in November, and the national conventions for both the Republican and Democratic parties held in July are a recent memory, I have been sifting through documents in the Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library that pertain to the time period leading up to and shortly after the 1904 Republican National Convention in Chicago. Because of the timing, I couldn’t help but ponder similarities and differences in our own era.

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Posted by Kip Thorson on Aug 29, 2016 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Notes from the National Park Vagabond: On the Road with the TR Center

Jun 01, 2016

The 23 parks that TR created are scattered throughout the American west, so I will be on the road, when my time and budget allows.  Who knows what might be out there?  I will keep you posted on my travels and what I find along the way.

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Posted by Valerie Naylor on Jun 01, 2016 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Naylor Joins TR Hunt

May 18, 2016

Happy 100th birthday to the National Park Service! This year the TR Center is joining with Valerie Naylor to hunt out the TR related collections in parks dedicated by him. 

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Posted by Pamla Kukla on May 18, 2016 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

2016 TR Symposium Image: The Infamous and Famous

Apr 11, 2016

The 2016 Theodore Roosevelt Symposium will examine Roosevelt as a campaigner. The official symposium image shows Silver Dollar Tabor, a young lady almost as (in)famous in the West as Theodore Roosevelt.

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Posted by Judy Nolte Temple and Pamela Pierce on Apr 11, 2016 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post
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