Address of President Roosevelt at Bloomington, Illinois, June 3, 1903

Author:
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Date:
1903-06-03
Description:
President Roosevelt speaks to the citizens of Bloomington regarding his visit and the speech by General Stevenson. He discusses lessons learned from the Spanish-American War, the building of the navy, and the role of ordinary citizens. Roosevelt then discusses qualities of character which he finds important in ordinary Americans.
Subject:
Spanish-American War (1898), Character, Citizenship, International relations, Illinois--Bloomington, United States. Navy, Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Dewey, George, 1837-1917, Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o288700
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