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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1541.3-1541.5, 1541.7-1541.8, 1541.10

Archibald B. Roosevelt family papers,

Family papers of Archibald Bulloch Roosevelt, third son of American president Theodore Roosevelt and Edith Kermit (Carow) Roosevelt.

Dates

  • 1906-1978.

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 (2.5 linear feet (5 boxes))

Includes correspondence of Archibald Bulloch Roosevelt and his wife Grace Stackpole (Lockwood) Roosevelt, notably letters from his father during World War One and his letters to his mother during World War Two. Also included are Roosevelt’s war service records and his unpublished memoirs.

Biographical / Historical

Archibald Bulloch Roosevelt was the third son of American president Theodore Roosevelt and Edith Kermit (Carow) Roosevelt.

Arrangement

Organized into the following series:
  1. I. bMS Am 1541.3: Letters to Edith Kermit (Carow) Roosevelt
  2. II. bMS Am 1541.4: Correspondence and papers
  3. ___A. Letters to and from Archibald Bulloch Roosevelt and Grace (Lockwood) Roosevelt
  4. ___B. Other letters
  5. ___C. Compositions
  6. ___D. Miscellaneous
  7. III. bMS Am 1541.5: Letters from Theodore Roosevelt
  8. IV. bMS Am 1541.7: Additional letters from Theodore Roosevelt
  9. V. bMS Am 1541.8: Compositions
  10. VI. bMS Am 1541.10: Family papers

Physical Location

TRC b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

78M-23. Gift of Archibald B. Roosevelt, Jr.; received: 1978.

79M-29. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Archibald B. Roosevelt, Jr.; received: 1979-1980.

80M-6. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Archibald B. Roosevelt, Jr.; received: 1980.

80M-41. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Archibald B. Roosevelt, Jr.; received: 1981.

82M-18. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Archibald B. Roosevelt, Jr.; received: 1982.

84M-12. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Archibald B. Roosevelt, Jr.; received: 1985.

91M-8.Gift of Mrs. Archibald B. Roosevelt, Jr.; received: 1991.

Related Materials

This collection is part of the Harvard College Library’s Theodore Roosevelt Collection. For context see: Theodore Roosevelt Collection: manuscripts--Roosevelt family papers (HOLLIS: 008186829)
Title
Roosevelt, Archibald B. (Archibald Bulloch), 1894-1979. Archibald B. Roosevelt family papers, 1906-1978: 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
trc00027

Repository Details

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