Address of Vice President Roosevelt, Minnesota State Fair, Minneapolis, Sept. 2nd, 1901

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Draft of a speech with handwritten corrections. Vice President Roosevelt advocates for a vigorous policy at home and abroad of seeking justice and battling "barbarism" exemplified by the proverb, "Speak softly and carry a big stick--you will go far."
Frontier and pioneer life, International relations, International relations--Philosophy, Monroe doctrine, Civilization, Modern--American influences, Civilization, Modern--Moral and ethical aspects, Philippines, Cuba, Abbott, Lyman, 1835-1922
Theodore Roosevelt Center
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