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Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Pierre de Coubertin
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Title:

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Pierre de Coubertin

Collection:

Library of Congress Manuscript Division

Description:

President Roosevelt regrets that he cannot serve as honorary president of the Olympic Games in Chicago, Illinois. It would give the appearance of inappropriate governmental ties to the games. Roosevelt will help in any other way he is "properly" able.

Creation Date:

1901-12-07

Creator:

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Recipient:

Coubertin, Pierre de, 1863-1937

Citation (Chicago Style):

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Pierre de Coubertin. Theodore Roosevelt Papers. Library of Congress Manuscript Division. https://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o180765. Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library. Dickinson State University.
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