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Letter from Nicholas Murray Butler to Theodore Roosevelt

Author:
Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947
Date:
1904-09-26
Description:
Columbia University President Butler writes to President Roosevelt to convey his opinions on the current political climate including public sentiment against Governor Odell, Lieutenant Governor Higgins' suitability to run for Governor but inability to inspire great passion, and Butler's confidence that Roosevelt will win the national election.
Subject:
Elections, Political campaigns, New York (State), Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Odell, Benjamin B. (Benjamin Barker), 1854-1926, Parker, Alton B. (Alton Brooks), 1852-1926, Higgins, Frank Wayland, 1856-1907
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=o47013
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