Library research files, ca. 1900-1990, 1953-1990(bulk).

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Sagamore Hill National Historic Site (Oyster Bay, N.Y.). Library research files, ca. 1900-1990, 1953-1990(bulk).

Library research files, ca. 1900-1990, 1953-1990(bulk).

Articles, reports, inventories, photos, pamphlets, research notes, clippings and other material about Theodore Roosevelt, scholarship on his life, and the administration of Sagamore Hill by the National Park Service. Included is information about Roosevelt's ancestors, wives, children and other relatives; his relationship with prominent figures of his day including Gifford Pinchot, Woodrow Wilson, Booker T. Washington, and Speaker of the House Joe Cannon; his role in military affairs, foreign policy, American labor and politics; his personal activites such as hunting, fishing, ranching and travel; his involvement with organizations such at the Boy Scouts of America; and information on parks and monuments to his memory. Also memos and correspondence of the National Park Service; list of photographs and artifacts pertaining to the site; and documents on the restoration and interpretation of Sagamore Hill.

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