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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1541.2

Theodore Roosevelt letters to Ethel Roosevelt Derby, 1884-1919 (inclusive) 1896-1919 (bulk).

Letters from American president Theodore Roosevelt to his daughter Ethel Carow (Roosevelt) Derby, wife of physician Richard Derby.

Dates

  • 1884-1919

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.

Conditions Governing Use

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Extent

1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.))

Some correspondence of Richard Derby is also included.

Biographical / Historical

Ethel Carow (Roosevelt) Derby (1891-1977) was the daughter of American president Theodore Roosevelt and Edith Kermit (Carow) Roosevelt, and wife of physician Richard Derby.

Physical Location

TRC b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

70M-14. Gift of Mrs. Richard Derby; received: 1970.

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)

For additional letters from Theodore Roosevelt to Ethel Derby see: Theodore Roosevelt additional correspondence and compositions (HOLLIS: 008850620)

Processing Information

Enhanced with digital content by Alison Harris
Link to catalog
Title
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. Theodore Roosevelt letters to Ethel Roosevelt Derby, 1884-1919: Guide.
Author
Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
Sponsor
Digital content funded by the Theodore Roosevelt Center at Dickinson State University.
EAD ID
trc00015

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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