Theodore Roosevelt Collection: manuscripts--Roosevelt family papers, 18-- - 19--.

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Bridges, Robert, 1858-1941. Theodore Roosevelt Collection: manuscripts--Roosevelt family papers, 18-- - 19--.

Theodore Roosevelt Collection: manuscripts--Roosevelt family papers, 18-- - 19--.

Collection mss. consist of Roosevelt's personal, rather than official papers (see: Related records below), particularly in the pre- and post-presidential periods; also those of his parents, Theodore Roosevelt, Sr. and Martha (Bulloch) Roosevelt, his sisters, Anna (Roosevelt) Cowles and Corinne (Roosevelt) Robinson, his wives, Alice Hathaway (Lee) Roosevelt and Edith Kermit (Carow) Roosevelt, and children Archibald Bulloch Roosevelt and Ethel Carow (Roosevelt) Derby; also those of many other 'Oyster Bay' Roosevelts. For mss. relating directly to Theodore Roosevelt see: Theodore Roosevelt Collection: manuscripts--Theodore Roosevelt papers. Described here are mss. relating to Roosevelt family members generally. Best-represented individuals and more significant ms. items and groups are listed below:

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Roosevelt family.

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The Roosevelt family is an American business and political family from New York whose members have included two United States Presidents, a First Lady, and various merchants, politicians, inventors, clergymen, artists, and socialites. Progeny of a mid-17th century Dutch immigrant to New Amsterdam, many members of the family became locally prominent in New York City business and politics and intermarried with prominent colonial families. Two distantly related branches of the family from Oyster Ba...

Cowles, Anna Roosevelt, 1855-1931

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Anna (Roosevelt) Cowles was the elder sister of American president Theodore Roosevelt. From the description of Papers, 1846-1942. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 79789687 ...

Washburn, Charles G. (Charles Grenfill), 1857-1928

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Masters, Edgar Lee, 1868-1950

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Edgar Lee Masters was an American poet, novelist, biographer, and essayist. From the description of Edgar Lee Masters collection of papers, 1919-1949. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 86164224 From the guide to the Edgar Lee Masters collection of papers, 1919-1949, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Masters was an Illinois poet best known for the Spoon River Anthology. F...

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Bulloch, Martha Stewart Elliott, 1799-1864.

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Williams, Edith Roosevelt Derby.

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Roosevelt, Martha Bulloch, 1835-1884

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Egan, Maurice Francis, 1852-1924

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Maurice Francis Egan (1852-1924) was an American author and diplomat. He published novels and poetry and became a regular contributor to contemporary magazines. He taught English at Notre Dame University and later at Catholic University. President Theodore Roosevelt appointed Egan to the post of minister to Denmark in 1907. From the guide to the Maurice Francis Egan diary, 1914-1915, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) Professor of English, Univ...

Tyler family.

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Roosevelt, Archibald B. (Archibald Bulloch), 1894-1979

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Archibald Bulloch Roosevelt was the third son of American president Theodore Roosevelt and Edith Kermit (Carow) Roosevelt. From the description of Family papers, 1906-1978. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 80284525 ...

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1887-1944

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Robinson, Corinne Roosevelt, 1861-1933

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Corinne Roosevelt Robinson was the sister of Theodore Roosevelt. From the description of Corinne Roosevelt Robinson photograph album, not before 1898. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612794212 Corinne (Roosevelt) Robinson, younger sister of American president Theodore Roosevelt and wife of Douglas Robinson, was a published poet and active member of the Republican Party. From the description of Papers, 1847-1933. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id:...

West, Susan Elliott, b. 1820.

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Munro Ferguson, Hector, 1867-1951.

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Cole, Corinne Robinson Alsop, 1886-1971.

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Corinne Douglas (Robinson) Alsop Cole was the daughter of Douglas Robinson and Corinne (Roosevelt) Robinson, younger sister of American president Theodore Roosevelt. From the description of Family papers, 1853-1954. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612709028 ...

Roosevelt, Elizabeth Norris Emlen, 1825-1912,

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Robinson, Douglas, 1855-1918

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Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933

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Bullock family.

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Derby, Richard, 1881-1963,

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Thayer, William Roscoe, 1859-1923

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Jones, Mary Cadwalader

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Bridges, Robert, 1858-1941

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Editor of Scribner's magazine. From the description of Letter to Stewart Edward White, 1897 March 5. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 51610799 Resident of Hancock (Washington County), Md. From the description of Papers, 1868-1928. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19276562 ...

Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948

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Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962

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Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945

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Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924

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Reid, Elisabeth Mills, 1858-1931

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Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

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Robinson, Monroe Douglas, 1887-1944.

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Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927

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Wiggin, Kate Douglas Smith, 1856-1923

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American author and educator. From the description of Papers of Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin, 1887-1923. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 31083790 Wiggin was born in Philadelphia, the daughter of Robert N. Smith and Helen E. Dyer. Her father died when she was three. She and her mother then moved to Maine, the setting of most of her future books. Three years later, her mother married Albion Bradbury. At 17, she moved with her family to Santa Barbara (Calif.). There ...

Roosevelt, Quentin, 1897-1918

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Quentin was the youngest son of Theodore and Edith K. Roosevelt. He served in World War I in the air service, and was killed in action, July 1918. From the description of Papers, 1905-1934. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155562059 ...

Robinson, Helen Roosevelt, 1881-1962

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Interviewee married Theodore Douglas Robinson. From the description of Reminiscences of Helen Rebecca Roosevelt Robinson : oral history, [195-?]. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122574082 Helen Rebecca Roosevelt (b. Sept. 26, 1881-d. July 8, 1962) was the daughter of Helen Schermerhorn Astor and James Roosevelt Roosevelt, who was the half-brother of U.S. president Franklin D. Roosevelt, making Helen a half-niece of FDR through James and FDR...

Carow, Emily Tyler, 1865-1939.

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Derby, Ethel Roosevelt

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Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937

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Edith Wharton (b. January 24, 1862, New York, NY–d. August 11, 1937, Val-d'Oise, France) was an American novelist, short story writer, and designer. Wharton combined an insider's view of American aristocracy with a powerful prose style. Her novels and short stories realistically portrayed the lives and morals of the late nineteenth century, an era of decline and faded wealth. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 1921, the first woman to receive this honor....

Roosevelt, Kermit, 1889-1943

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Kermit Roosevelt (1889-1943), explorer, army officer, and shipping official, was born at Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York, the second son and second of the five children of President Theodore Roosevelt and Edith Kermit (Carow) Roosevelt. Kermit was a quiet, dreamy, rather detached child for that bustling family. Politics would never appeal to him, but his romantic nature responded to other parental interests. Under careful tutelage at home and at the Groton School (1902 to 1908), he found pleas...

Gracie, Anna Louisa Bulloch, 1833-1893

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Carow family.

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Roosevelt, Theodore, 1831-1878

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Family members represented include Theodore Roosevelt (merchant); his wife, Martha Bulloch Roosevelt; his father, Cornelius Van Schaack Roosevelt; his mother, Margaret Barnhill Roosevelt; his uncles, John Redman Barnhill and Nicholas Roosevelt; his brothers, James Alfred Roosevelt and Robert Barnwell Roosevelt; and his children, Anna Roosevelt Cowles and President Theodore Roosevelt. From the description of Theodore Roosevelt family papers, 1810-1919 (bulk 1849-1877). (Unknown). Worl...

King, Marion (Marion Morrison)

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Longworth, Alice Roosevelt, 1884-1980

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Journalist. From the description of Alice Roosevelt Longworth papers, 1888-1942 (bulk 1899-1936). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70981212 Alice Lee (Roosevelt) Longworth was the daughter of American president Theodore Roosevelt and Alice Hathaway (Lee) Roosevelt. From the description of Family papers, 1878-1918. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612708967 Daughter of Theodore Roosevelt; interviewee married Nicholas Longworth. From the...