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Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Archibald B. Roosevelt

Author:
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Date:
1918-03-08
Description:
Theodore Roosevelt explains the comments he made regarding General Pershing's orders to prohibit alcohol. Temperance leadership had taken the comments out of context and attributed others to Roosevelt that were never made. Roosevelt ends by reporting on the health of Archie Roosevelt's newborn son.
Subject:
World War (1914-1918), Prohibitionists, Soldiers--Alcohol use, American newspapers, Pershing, John J. (John Joseph), 1860-1948, Roosevelt, Grace Lockwood, 1893-1971, Roosevelt, Archibald, 1918-1990
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
Electronic copy sponsored by the Theodore Roosevelt Center at Dickinson State University. For reproduction or publication permission, contact the Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library. See the Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library Terms of Use for further copyright information.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o282422
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