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Letter from Ernest A. Hempstead to Gifford Pinchot

Author:
Hempstead, Ernest A., 1878-1933
Date:
1916-02-02
Description:
Ernest A. Hempstead believes that by the first of June, if the "Old Guard" of Republican leaders feel Woodrow Wilson can't be beaten, they may consent to the nomination of Theodore Roosevelt. Hempstead believes that there is a change in public opinion toward Roosevelt, because of his advocacy of a strong Army and Navy.
Subject:
Nominations for office, Military readiness, Political candidates--Public opinion, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Progressive Party (1912), United States. Army, United States. Navy, Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930, Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924, Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o113189
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