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Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
171
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$3,525$3,000

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Signed and inscribed note, dated Sagamore Hill, July 18th, 1917, one page, a typed inspirational note concerning our involvement and leadership in World War I and with a holograph quotation below, "Good luck to you, comrades! I wish it were my fortune to be with you in this great war for the rights; but least my sons are serving in the army, as you are serving. Theodore Roosevelt"; mounted with a photograph, (laid down).
Estimate $1,000-2,000

Keywords

Theodore Roosevelt, Sagamore Hill, army, Scots-Irish Americans

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