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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1454.26

Theodore Roosevelt letters to John Callan O'Laughlin

Overview

Letters from American president Theodore Roosevelt to John Callan O'Laughlin, journalist, publisher, and secretary on Roosevelt's African safari, 1909-1910.

Dates

  • 1909-1918

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Extent

.16 linear feet (1 volume)

Biographical / Historical

John Callan O’Laughlin was a journalist, publisher, and secretary to American president Theodore Roosevelt on his African safari, 1909-1910.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

57M-148. Transferred from Widener Library; received: 1957.

2008M-100. Transferred from same file as above, now Roosevelt R362.OL1 p; received: May 2009.

Related Materials

This collection is part of the Harvard College Library’s Theodore Roosevelt Collection. For context see: Theodore Roosevelt Collection: manuscripts--Theodore Roosevelt papers (HOLLIS: 008177696)

Processing Information

Enhanced with digital content by Alison Harris

Title
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. Theodore Roosevelt letters to John Callan O'Laughlin, 1909-1918: Guide.
Author
Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
Language of description
und
Sponsor
Digital content funded by the Theodore Roosevelt Center at Dickinson State University.
EAD ID
trc00008

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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