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Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to John Burroughs
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Title:

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to John Burroughs

Collection:

Library of Congress Manuscript Division

Description:

President Roosevelt asks if John Burroughs has seen Everybody's Magazine. He couldn't help taking a "smash" at William J. Long. Roosevelt has just returned from Pine Knot in Albemarle County, Virginia and claims to have seen a small group of "wild pigeons," meaning passenger pigeons. He had not seen these pigeons for twenty five years.

Creation Date:

1907-05-23

Creator:

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Recipient:

Burroughs, John, 1837-1921

Citation (Chicago Style):

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to John Burroughs. Theodore Roosevelt Papers. Library of Congress Manuscript Division. https://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o199411. Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library. Dickinson State University.
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