Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Anna Bulloch Gracie

Author:
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Date:
1872-07-07
Description:
Theodore Roosevelt and his friends set off large numbers of fireworks over the Fourth of July and they all have some burns. Corinne Roosevelt had an asthma attack but has recovered. Roosevelt is now permitted to stay in the water as long as he likes but he was almost drowned the other day after being caught under water. He is studying English, French, German, and Latin.
Subject:
Fourth of July, Fireworks, Swimming, Language and languages--Study and teaching, New York (State)--Oyster Bay, Roosevelt, Elliott, 1860-1894, Robinson, Corinne Roosevelt, 1861-1933, Cowles, Anna Roosevelt, 1855-1931
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=o287365
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