A report on Theodore Roosevelt

Portrait by Pach Bros., c. 1904
Theodore Roosevelt at age 11
The Roosevelt coat of arms as displayed on Theodore Roosevelt's bookplate, featuring three roses in a meadow (in reference to the family name, which means "rose field" in Dutch).
6-year-old Theodore and 5-year-old Elliott watch Lincoln's funeral procession from the second-floor window of their grandfather's mansion (at top left, facing the camera), Manhattan, April 25, 1865
Roosevelt's taxidermy kit
Roosevelt's birthplace at 28 East 20th Street in Manhattan, New York City
Roosevelt as New York State Assemblyman, 1883
Theodore Roosevelt as Badlands hunter in 1885. New York studio photo.
NYC Police Commissioner Roosevelt walks the beat with journalist Jacob Riis in 1894—Illustration from Riis's autobiography.
The Asiatic Squadron destroying the Spanish fleet in the Battle of Manila Bay on May 1, 1898
Colonel Theodore Roosevelt
Colonel Roosevelt and the Rough Riders after capturing Kettle Hill in Cuba in July 1898, along with members of the 3rd Volunteers and the regular Army black 10th Cavalry
Bureau of Engraving and Printing engraved portrait of Roosevelt as President
Official White House portrait by John Singer Sargent
Roosevelt driving through a sequoia tree tunnel
The U.S.'s intentions to influence the area (especially the Panama Canal construction and control) led to the separation of Panama from Colombia in 1903
1903 cartoon: "Go Away, Little Man, and Don't Bother Me". Roosevelt intimidating Colombia to acquire the Panama Canal Zone.
1904 election results
Roosevelt family at Oyster Bay, circa 1903
Roosevelt shortly after leaving office, October 1910
Roosevelt standing next to the elephant he shot on safari
Punch depicts no-holds-barred fight between Taft and Roosevelt
Roosevelt campaigning for president, 1912
Theodore Roosevelt's medical x-ray on October 14, 1912, after the assassination attempt, showing the bullet that would remain inside his body for life
The bullet-damaged speech and eyeglass case on display at the Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace in Manhattan, New York City
From left to right (seated): Fr. John Augustine Zahm, Cândido Rondon, Kermit Roosevelt, Cherrie, Miller, four Brazilians, Roosevelt, Fiala. Only Roosevelt, Kermit, Cherrie, Rondon, and the Brazilians traveled down the River of Doubt.
Former President Theodore Roosevelt in Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1914
Theodore and Edith Roosevelt's Grave at Youngs Memorial Cemetery
Part of the Works of Theodore Roosevelt
Sagamore Hill, Roosevelt's Long Island estate
"The Man of the Hour" Roosevelt as Warrior in 1898 and Peacemaker in 1905 settling war between Russia and Japan
1910 cartoon showing Roosevelt's many roles from 1899 to 1910
Theodore Roosevelt and pilot Hoxsey at St. Louis, October 11, 1910.

American politician, statesman, conservationist, naturalist, historian, and writer who served as the 26th president of the United States from 1901 to 1909.

- Theodore Roosevelt
Portrait by Pach Bros., c. 1904

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Buffalo, New York

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Second-largest city in the U.S. state of New York and the seat of Erie County.

Second-largest city in the U.S. state of New York and the seat of Erie County.

Approximate extent of Wenro territory c. 1630
Buffalo in 1813
Pan-American Exposition, 1901
Iron ore unloaded at Buffalo, c. 1900
Satellite image of the Niagara Peninsula and Niagara Frontier; Buffalo is at the lower right.
Allentown
Buffalo in winter, 2019
Racial distribution in Buffalo in 2010: Each dot represents 25 residents.
Temple Beth Zion
Kleinhans Music Hall
Buffalo wings with celery and blue cheese
The Albright–Knox Art Gallery, seen from Hoyt Lake in Delaware Park
Tifft Nature Preserve
Looking down Canalside’s Central Wharf
Common Council Chamber, Buffalo City Hall
The Buffalo News headquarters
City Honors School
The quad at Buffalo State College
Reading Park at Buffalo's Central Library
Buffalo Metro Rail train at the Amherst Street station
Reddy Bikeshare at 250 Delaware Avenue

When McKinley died, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in at the Wilcox Mansion in Buffalo.

Booker T. Washington in 1905

Booker T. Washington

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American educator, author, orator, and adviser to several presidents of the United States.

American educator, author, orator, and adviser to several presidents of the United States.

Booker T. Washington in 1905
Washington early in his career
The Oaks – Booker T. Washington's house at Tuskegee University
A history class conducted at the Tuskegee Institute in 1902
Washington circa 1895, by Frances Benjamin Johnston
Booker T. Washington with his third wife Margaret and two sons, Ernest, left and Booker T., Jr., right
Washington giving a speech at Carnegie Hall in New York City, 1909
Washington's wealthy friends included Andrew Carnegie and Robert Curtis Ogden, seen here in 1906 while visiting Tuskegee Institute.
Handbill from 1909 tour of southern Virginia and West Virginia.
Booker Washington and Theodore Roosevelt at Tuskegee Institute, 1905
Booker T. Washington's coffin being carried to grave site.
Booker T. Washington was honored on a Commemorative U.S. Postage stamp, issue of 1940.
Sculpture of Booker T. Washington at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.
1951 Carver-Washington commemorative half dollar

He was often asked for political advice by presidents Theodore Roosevelt and William Howard Taft.

Logo used by the SAR

Sons of the American Revolution

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American congressionally chartered organization, founded in 1889 and headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

American congressionally chartered organization, founded in 1889 and headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

Logo used by the SAR
Logo used by the SAR
Philadelphia Continental Chapter of the SAR at a ceremony commemorating the birth of General and President George Washington at the Tomb of the Unknown Revolutionary War Soldier in Washington Square, Philadelphia
Theodore Roosevelt, a member of the organization, signed its Congressional Charter in 1906
Sons of the American Revolution grave marker, Old Ship Burying Ground, Hingham, Massachusetts
Horace Porter, U.S. Ambassador to France, served as President-General of the Sons of the American Revolution from 1892 to 1897.
Indiana Society SAR Color Guard appearing with the recreated 19th US Infantry at an outdoor Fourth of July concert with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra.

The act was signed by President Theodore Roosevelt, who was a member.

Works Progress Administration poster for Fort Marion National Monument, now called Castillo de San Marcos, 1938

List of national monuments of the United States

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The United States has 129 protected areas known as national monuments.

The United States has 129 protected areas known as national monuments.

Works Progress Administration poster for Fort Marion National Monument, now called Castillo de San Marcos, 1938

President Theodore Roosevelt established the first national monument, Devils Tower in Wyoming, on September 24, 1906.

Foraker c. 1902

Joseph B. Foraker

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American politician of the Republican Party who served as the 37th governor of Ohio from 1886 to 1890 and as a United States senator from Ohio from 1897 until 1909.

American politician of the Republican Party who served as the 37th governor of Ohio from 1886 to 1890 and as a United States senator from Ohio from 1897 until 1909.

Foraker c. 1902
Depiction of Foraker's "birthplace" from an 1883 campaign biography
Foraker as a captain in the Union Army
Foraker as judge of the Superior Court of Cincinnati (1879 to 1882)
Foraker as governor of Ohio (c. 1886–1890)
An 1885 political cartoon accuses U.S. senator John Sherman (right) and Foraker of "waving the bloody shirt" of the Civil War for political gain
Foraker's card in the Duke Tobacco Company's 1888 "Presidential Possibilities" series
Foraker married Julia Ann Paine Bundy in 1870
Drawing of the opening of the Senate session in December 1902. Foraker's rival Mark Hanna is the shorter man to the right of the clerk; Foraker stands behind Hanna and slightly to his right.
Cartoon and verse satirizing Foraker from the 1907 Gridiron Dinner
Foraker in 1908
Foraker in his final years (c. 1909–1916)

He came to differ with President Theodore Roosevelt over railroad regulation and political patronage.

United States Forest Service

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Agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that administers the nation's 154 national forests and 20 national grasslands.

Agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that administers the nation's 154 national forests and 20 national grasslands.

Map of all federally owned land in the United States. The green represents the Forest Service.
The Forest Products Laboratory, in Madison, Wisconsin.
Map of the nine regions
Patch of the Law Enforcement & Investigations unit
A horse patrol of the Law Enforcement & Investigations unit
Forest Service team uses a 106 mm Recoilless Rifle for avalanche control at Mammoth Mountain in the Inyo National Forest in California. Note the Minarets in background.
The U.S. Forest Service R&D lab in Olympia, Washington
More than 80% of the 193 million acres (780,000 km2) of land managed by the United States Forest Service is in the western states. This map shows USFS lands as a percentage of total land area in each state.
Smokey Bear poster
Lassie with Robert Bray as U.S. Forest Ranger Corey Stuart

The concept of national forests was born from Theodore Roosevelt's conservation group, Boone and Crockett Club, due to concerns regarding Yellowstone National Park beginning as early as 1875.

Age of presidents when assuming office

List of presidents of the United States by age

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List of presidents of the United States by age.

List of presidents of the United States by age.

Age of presidents when assuming office

The youngest person to assume the presidency was Theodore Roosevelt, who, at the age of 42, succeeded to the office after the assassination of William McKinley.

William Allen Rogers's 1904 cartoon recreates an episode in Gulliver's Travels

Big stick ideology

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William Allen Rogers's 1904 cartoon recreates an episode in Gulliver's Travels
The letter in which Roosevelt first used his now-famous phrase
Some American uses of the "big stick" in Middle America, 1900–1906

Big stick ideology, big stick diplomacy, or big stick policy refers to President Theodore Roosevelt's foreign policy: "speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far".

Elkhorn Ranch house circa 1885

Elkhorn Ranch

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Elkhorn Ranch house circa 1885

The Elkhorn Ranch was established by Theodore Roosevelt on the banks of the Little Missouri River 35 miles north of Medora, North Dakota in the summer of 1884.

Reed c. 1870s

Thomas Brackett Reed

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American politician from the state of Maine.

American politician from the state of Maine.

Reed c. 1870s
Cover of September 1890 Judge magazine, showing Speaker Thomas B. Reed of Maine with his Ways and Means chair, William McKinley with signs saying, "TO MCKINLEY'S JERRYMANDERED DISTRICT" and "REED ELECTED BY A TREMENDOUS MAJORITY"
Portrait of Speaker Reed by John Singer Sargent, Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives.
Susan P. Merrill
Postcard of Reed's birthplace in Portland
Statue of Reed on Portland, Maine's Western Promenade in September 2011

Reed was a member of the social circle that included intellectuals and politicians Henry Cabot Lodge, Theodore Roosevelt, Henry Adams, John Hay and Mark Twain.