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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1454

Theodore Roosevelt miscellaneous correspondence


Correspondence by or about American president Theodore Roosevelt.


  • Creation: 1822-1982


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.


.5 linear feet (1 box)

Correspondence by, to, or relating to Theodore Roosevelt, including his letters to John Joseph Leary, Régis Henri Post, and Lincoln Steffens; with letters of family members.

Biographical / Historical

Theodore Roosevelt was the twenty-sixth president of the United States.


Arranged alphabetically by author.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired from various sources at various dates. Acquisition information is listed with the item.

Related Materials

This collection is part of the Harvard College Library’s Theodore Roosevelt Collection.

Processing Information

Enhanced with digital content by Alison Harris

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. Theodore Roosevelt miscellaneous correspondence, 1822-1982 (MS Am 1454): Guide.
Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
Description rules
Language of description
Digital content funded by the Theodore Roosevelt Center at Dickinson State University.

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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