Diary of Theodore Roosevelt for August 1872 and October 16, 1872 to May 12, 1873

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Travel diary of fourteen-year-old Theodore Roosevelt beginning in New York, sailing on the ship Russia  for Liverpool and ends in Vienna as he departs for Dresden. Includes entries for Egypt, Jerusalem and many other locations in the Middle East. Also included is an entry for "Diary in the North Eastern states in August of 1872." Sketches, doodles and lists, including a list of expenses can be found. Some pages have been torn out. 
Travel, Ships, Animals, Money, England--Liverpool, Austria--Vienna, Egypt, Nile River Region, Middle East Region
Theodore Roosevelt Center
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.
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