Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Bessie Van Vorst
President Roosevelt appreciated Bessie Van Vorst's article entitled "The Woman Who Toils" and compares the women in the article to the "unemployed rich." Roosevelt believes that these groups threaten the United States with "race suicide" and he advocates traditional values of home and family life.
Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Bessie Van Vorst.
Theodore Roosevelt Papers.
Library of Congress Manuscript Division.
Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library. Dickinson State University.
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U.S. President - 1st Term (September 1901-February 1905)
Library of Congress Manuscript Division
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