Theodore Roosevelt: A Resource Guide
Meet Amazing Americans: Theodore Roosevelt
Designed for elementary and middle school students, America's
Library provides a variety of stories related to Theodore
Roosevelt, including the Rough Riders, teddy bears, and his family pets.
Back in Time: Teddy Roosevelt and the Rough Riders
July 1, 1898
This site allows you to search and view millions of historic American newspaper pages from 1836-1922. Search
this collection to find thousands of newspaper articles
about Theodore Roosevelt and his presidency.
In addition, the Newspaper and Current Periodical Reading Room has created a series of topics guides to the newspapers included in Chronicling America, including a guide on the Roosevelt Administration.
Treasures of the Library of Congress
This exhibition provides unique insight into various
aspects of American history and culture. Objects displayed
are organized according to the three categories that
Thomas Jefferson used for his library: memory, reason,
and imagination. The exhibition includes the following
documents pertaining to Theodore Roosevelt:
Do Solemnly Swear..." Inaugural Materials from the
Collections of the Library of Congress
Items from eighteen presidents are featured in this
online exhibition, including images and documents related
Division Finding Aids Online
Access the finding
aid for the papers of Theodore
in the Library of Congress Manuscript Division.
& Photographs Online Catalog (PPOC)
Search PPOC using the subject heading Roosevelt,
Theodore, 1858-1919 to
find hundreds of digital images related to Roosevelt
such as prints, photographs, and political cartoons. Search
all text fields in PPOC using the phrase Theodore
Roosevelt to locate additional images.
Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record/Historic American Landscapes Survey
The Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) and the
Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) collections
document achievements in architecture, engineering, and
design in the United States, including Roosevelt's
home located at Sagamore Hill, Oyster Bay, in Nassau
County, New York.
Presidents of the United States Selected Images From the Collections of the Library of Congress
This guide presents portraits of U.S. presidents and first ladies, including images of Theodore Roosevelt and Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt.
1880: "Snowing heavily," Theodore Roosevelt
reported in his diary, but he continued on to Chestnut
On May 12, 1903, President Theodore Roosevelt was filmed
while visiting San Francisco.
On June 22, 1912, Theodore Roosevelt and his progressive
supporters formed the Bull Moose party.
On July 1, 1898, Theodore Roosevelt and the Rough Riders
stormed San Juan Hill, securing a U.S. victory in the
Battle of Santiago.
On September 6, 1901, President William McKinley was
shot while attending the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo,
New York. McKinley died September 14, and was succeeded
by his vice president, Theodore Roosevelt.
Digital Reference Section Web Guides
Guide to the Spanish-American War
This guide gathers in one place links to Spanish-American
War-related resources throughout the Library of Congress
to World War I Materials
This guide gathers in one place links to World War I-related
resources throughout the Library of Congress Web site.
Morris at the 2002 National Book Festival
Edmund Morris, author of two acclaimed biographies of
Theodore Roosevelt, spoke at the National Book Festival