Theodore Roosevelt & the Rough Riders

Theodore Roosevelt & the Rough Riders


Teddy rides like that

President Theodore Roosevelt (left) on a camel in the desert near Khartoum (the capital of Sudan), accompanied by Baron Sir Rudolf von Slatin Pasha. (ca. 1910 / Nationaal Archief)

"Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country."
— Theodore Roosevelt.  (via apushgonzalez)


President Roosevelt addressing the crew upon the return of the Great White Fleet, the American battle fleet that circumnavigated the globe, 1909

6 year old, Theodore Roosevelt watches Abraham Lincoln’s funeral procession from an upstairs window of his grandfather, Cornelius Roosevelt’s mansion on Union Square with his younger brother Elliott and a friend.  Teddy lived at 28 East 20th Street.

(Source: theisolationistofcalca)

President Theodore Roosevelt arrives in Chicago via Union Station, 1915, Chicago.


Theodore Roosevelt and an unidentified man at Camp Wikoff, Montauk, New York. 1898.

From: Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Harvard.

President Theodore Roosevelt at Mammoth Hot Springs in 1903/1904.