Address of President Roosevelt at the laying of the cornerstone of the new law building, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, April 2, 1903

Author:
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Date:
1903-04-02
Description:
President Roosevelt emphasizes points made by Harry Pratt Judson (earlier that day) on the foundation for greatness and the importance of universities. He also speaks about "the aim of the production of citizenship" and morality. Roosevelt also remarks on the win of 1876, the Civil War, Lincoln, and ordinary men.
Subject:
American Civil War (1861-1865), Honesty, Character, Education, Virtue, Courage, Common sense, University of Chicago, Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Judson, Harry Pratt, 1849-1927, Harper, William Rainey, 1856-1906, 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=o289666
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