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Letter from Booker T. Washington to Theodore Roosevelt

Author:
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915
Date:
1901-10-26
Description:
The dinner Booker T. Washington shared with President Roosevelt at the White House is a major topic in many southern states. Washington believes the dinner is being primarily used as a campaign tool for the upcoming elections. The South will soon return to the same opinion of Roosevelt they had before the dinner occurred.
Subject:
Dinners and dining, Race relations, Political campaigns, Press and politics, Presidents--Public opinion, Southern States
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=o35526
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