Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Edward Reeve Merritt
President Roosevelt would be pleased to meet Mr. Viljoen. He would like to speak with E. Reeve Merritt regarding the "pension business." The service pension previously passed for Mexican War veterans is a strong analogy and "chief trouble."
Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Edward Reeve Merritt.
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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