Address of President Roosevelt at Springfield, Illinois, June 4, 1903

Author:
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Date:
1903-06-04
Description:
President Roosevelt speaks at former President Lincoln's home in Springfield, Illinois, about the lasting impact of Lincoln. He discusses the greatness of our forefathers as an inspiration for the current generation to do great. He discusses the current state of American government and its role internationally, as well as individual citizens' responsibilities.
Subject:
Citizenship, Responsibility, Character, Democracy, Inspiration, Illinois--Springfield, Illinois--Springfield--Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Washington, George, 1732-1799, 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=o288703
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