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Letter from Henry Cabot Lodge to Theodore Roosevelt

Author:
Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924
Date:
1902-09-27
Description:
Senator Lodge reports on the dangerous political situation n New England being caused by the coal strike. Lodge says schools are closing for lack of fuel and the cry for the government to take control of the coal mines is getting more insistent. Lodge understands President Roosevelt can do nothing directly but asks if there is anything the government can appear to be doing to stop the strike.
Subject:
Anthracite Coal Strike (Pennsylvania : 1902), Strikes and lockouts--Coal mining, Political campaigns, Massachusetts
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=o39069
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