Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Roosevelt Cowles

Author:
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Date:
1897-01-24
Description:
Theodore Roosevelt writes his sister Anna Roosevelt Cowles about a speech he gave at a dinner for Naval Academy graduates. He feels it was good for his children to spend two winters in New York City and describes how Edith utilizes the city for the children's benefit. He gives his opinion on President-elect William McKinley and does not approve of his choosing John Sherman Secretary of State.
Subject:
Child rearing, Dinners and dining, Presidents--Staff, Speeches, addresses, etc., New York (State)--New York, Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948, McKinley, William, 1843-1901, Cowles, Wm. S. (William Sheffield), 1846-1923, Sherman, John, 1823-1900
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=o283870
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