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Letter from Nicholas Murray Butler to Theodore Roosevelt

Author:
Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947
Date:
1904-05-06
Description:
Nicholas Murray Butler discusses the different problems of the candidates for the Panama Canal Commission, including O'Brien and Joseph Bucklin Bishop. Butler also comments on various recent political appointments, particularly on finding a good running mate for Theodore Roosevelt. Butler believes Charles W. Fairbanks is inadequate.
Subject:
Letters, Government executives--Selection and appointment, Isthmian Canal Commission (U.S.), Bishop, Joseph Bucklin, 1847-1928, Fairbanks, Charles W. (Charles Warren), 1852-1918, Root, Elihu, 1845-1937, Spooner, John C. (John Coit), 1843-1919, Cannon, Joseph Gurney, 1836-1926, Kean, John, 1852-1914
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=o45255
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