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Letter from Henry Cabot Lodge to Theodore Roosevelt

Author:
Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924
Date:
1903-08-20
Description:
Senator Lodge is pleased with the direction the Alaska Boundary talks have taken and thinks it will end favorable for the United States. He is concerned with the push to make General Miles head of the army as that will make him a powerful political force for the Democratic Party. However, Lodge sees the biggest threat to the Republican Party coming from the business depression and is keeping an eye on Wall Street. He also comments on various international news items.
Subject:
International relations, Boundary disputes, Business cycles--Political aspects, New York (State)--New York--Wall Street, Alaska, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Democratic Party (U.S.), Alaskan Boundary Tribunal, Miles, Nelson Appleton, 1839-1925
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=o41886
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