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Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1858 - 1919

Theodore Roosevelt was born on October 27, 1858 in New Yorl City. He was president of the United States from 1901-1909. He was also a writer, naturalist, and soldier. He won the Nobel Prize for Peace in 1906 for mediating an end to the Russo-Japanese War (1904–05), and he secured the route and began construction of the Panama Canal (1904–14). Roosevelt died on January 6, 1919.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

The White House, Washington [DC], to Norman Hapgood, New York, New York, Letter

Mss 907660
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 907660
Overview Will write about Mr. Meredith for Mr. Forbes-Robertson. Thinks St. Gaudens double eagle is the best coin since the Greeks.