Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Alice Carpenter

Author:
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Date:
1916-06-29
Description:
Theodore Roosevelt writes to Alice Carpenter regarding the proposed Federal amendment for women's suffrage. Roosevelt let her know that he urged Republican Presidential candidate Charles Evan Hughes to endorse the amendment, and that Hughes assured Roosevelt he was for it. Roosevelt asks Carpenter to let Eleanor Beatrice Higginson and Abby Scott Baker know this.
Subject:
Letters, Women--Suffrage--U.S. states, Americans--Politics and government, New York (State)--Oyster Bay, Hughes, Charles Evans, 1862-1948
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=o213805
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