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Diary of Theodore Roosevelt from January 1 to September 14, 1869

Author:
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Date:
1869
Description:
Ten-year-old Theodore Roosevelt records his trip to Europe with his family. He records the names of hotels and towns where they stayed, people to whom he sent letters, everyday activities, how his money was spent, the names of friends he made in Europe, and lists of Dutch and German words he learned. Samples of plants and flowers he saw were pressed into the pages.
Subject:
Travel, Hotels, Money, Dried flowers, Plants, Indo-European languages, Europe, Germany, Switzerland, France, Roosevelt, Theodore, 1831-1878
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=o283253
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