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On the Progressive platform

Cesare, Oscar Edward, 1885-1948
Theodore Roosevelt has used a map of South America, where he has charted the Rio da Duvida, to knock over statues of the explorers Vasco Nunez de Balboa, Christopher Columbus, Amerigo Vespucci, and Hernando de Soto. A book by the Royal Geographical Society has also landed on the floor.
International relations, Presidents--Election, Progressive Party (1912), Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919, Balboa, Vasco Núñez de, 1475-1519, Columbus, Christopher
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