Roosevelt, Robert Barnwell, 1829-1906

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Businessman, banker, and public official; uncle of United States President Theodore Roosevelt.

From the description of Robert Barnwell Roosevelt papers, 1888-1897. (New York University, Group Batchload). WorldCat record id: 58779340

Robert Barnwell Roosevelt (1829-1906), writer, political reformer, and pioneer in conservation, was a founder of New York's Union League Club, and as attorney and influential Democratic Party member, helped to establish many social reforms and assisted in overthrowing the powerful Tweed ring. Roosevelt, a naturalist author, served as chairman of the state fishery commission in addition to other city and state offices. He was the uncle of President Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919).

From the description of Correspondence, 1829-1906. (American Antiquarian Society). WorldCat record id: 191259764

New York banker, lawyer, public official, advocate for wildlife conservation, and author of books on American game birds and fishes. Robert B. Roosevelt was the uncle of United States president Theodore Roosevelt.

From the description of Robert Barnwell Roosevelt papers, 1857-1899, undated. (New York University). WorldCat record id: 475978171

Robert Barnwell Roosevelt (1829-1906). Uncle of President Theodore Roosevelt, editor, author of "Superior Fishing, the Striped Bass, Trout, and Black Bass of the Northern States" (1st edition 1865, 2nd edition 1884), one of three New York Commissioners of Fisheries and member US House of Representatives 1871-1873 as well as Minister to Holland 1888-1890.

James Gordon Bennett (1795-1872). American newspaper proprietor, founded New York Herald or his son, James Gordon Bennett (1841-1918) newspaper publisher who took over the management of the New York Herald in 1867.

Charles Graham Halpine (1829-1868). American author of humorous articles written under the pen name of "Private Miles O'Reilly". Born in County Meath, Ireland.

A.B. Crandell. Poet, published in St. Nicholas Magazine, vol. 32, 1904-1905.

From the description of Letters to My Dear Sir, My Dear Bennett, and A.B. Crandell, 186?, 1871 March 29. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 58652609

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referencedIn Theodore Roosevelt Collection: Books, pamphlets, periodicals, 18-- - <ongoing> Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Roosevelt, Robert Barnwell, 1829-1906. Letters to My Dear Sir, My Dear Bennett, and A.B. Crandell, 186?, 1871 March 29. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Collection of autograph letters, ca. 1829-1915. Houghton Library
creatorOf Roosevelt, Robert Barnwell, 1829-1906. Robert Barnwell Roosevelt papers, 1888-1897. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn John G. Parkhurst papers, 1802-1914 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary. Correspondence, 1863-1879 Smithsonian Institution Archives
referencedIn Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary. Correspondence, 1865-1891 Smithsonian Institution Archives
referencedIn Blumenthal family. Fremont/Blumenthal family papers, 1848-1949, 1848-1891 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Roosevelt, Robert Barnwell, 1829-1906,. Autograph letters signed from Robert Barnwell Roosevelt, New York City, to Augustin Daly [manuscript], 1867-1877. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Theodore Roosevelt Collection: Manuscript copies, 18-- - 19--. Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Lintner family. Papers, 1835-1904. American Periodical Series I
creatorOf Hay, John, 1838-1905. Correspondence, 1854-1914, "Robinson" to "Saxton". Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Correspondence and compositions, 1718-1946 (inclusive) 1873-1919 (bulk). Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Roosevelt, Theodore, 1831-1878. Theodore Roosevelt family papers, 1810-1919 (bulk 1849-1877). Library of Congress
creatorOf Roosevelt, Robert Barnwell, 1829-1906. Correspondence, 1829-1906. Gadsden Public Library
creatorOf Roosevelt, Robert Barnwell, 1829-1906. Robert Barnwell Roosevelt papers, 1857-1899, undated. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Halpine, Charles G. (Charles Graham), 1829-1868. Autograph letter signed : New York, to Robert B. Roosevelt, etc., 1867 Jan. 21st. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Langbein, George F. (George Frederick), 1843-1911. Letters, 1867-1900. Houghton Library
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associatedWith Barlow, Samuel L. M. (Samuel Latham Mitchill), 1826-1889. person
associatedWith Bennett, James Gordon, 1795-1872, person
associatedWith Bennett, James Gordon, 1841-1918, person
associatedWith Blumenthal family. family
associatedWith Brady National Photographic Art Gallery (Washington, D.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith Crandell, Alfred Bennett, 1842- person
correspondedWith Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899 person
associatedWith Democratic Party (N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Dresbach & Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Fearing, Daniel B. (Daniel Butler), 1859-1918 person
associatedWith Halpine, Charles G. (Charles Graham), 1829-1868. person
associatedWith Haswell, Chas. H. (Charles Haynes), 1809-1907. person
associatedWith Hay, John, 1838-1905. person
correspondedWith Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878 person
associatedWith Holland Society of New York. corporateBody
associatedWith Langbein, George F. (George Frederick), 1843-1911. person
associatedWith Lintner family. family
associatedWith Morris, Clara, 1848-1925 person
associatedWith New York (N.Y.). Board of Aldermen. corporateBody
associatedWith New York (State). Commissioners of Fisheries. corporateBody
associatedWith Parkhurst, John G. (John Gibson), 1824-1906 person
associatedWith Roosevelt family. family
associatedWith Roosevelt family. family
associatedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, 1831-1878. person
correspondedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 person
correspondedWith Smithsonian Institution corporateBody
associatedWith Tammany Hall. corporateBody
associatedWith Union League Club (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress 1871). House. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
New York (State)
Colorado
United States
West Virginia
New York (State)
Wyoming
Florida
Subject
Poultry--Processing
Fishing--Photographs
Hunting--Photographs
Debts, Public
Photography
Wildlife conservation--Law and legislation
Photomicrography
Exchanges Of Publications
Fishery law and legislation
Legislators--Portraits
Poultry industry--Law and legislation
Fishes--Conservation
Smithsonian Publications
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Bankers
Financiers
Public officers
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Birth 1829-08-07

Death 1906-06-14

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