Friday, January 6, 2012

President Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt

President Roosevelt addressing 150,000 People
Unveiling of Lawton Statue
Indianapolis, Indiana.  May 30, 1907.

This Real Photo postcard us unused.

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Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt (October 27, 1858 – January 6, 1919) was the 26th President of the United States (1901–1909). He is noted for his exuberant personality, achievements, as well as his "cowboy" persona and robust masculinity. His achievements as a naturalist, explorer, hunter, author, and soldier are as much a part of his fame as any office he held as a politician.
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 President Roosevelt in his office.
The President's private office, in which President Roosevelt spends most of his working hours, is located in what is known as the Executive Office Building, a small structure connected with the White House.

This is an unused 'Raphael Tuck & Sons' post card.
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Here he is on Mount Rushmore ... 
Mt. Rushmore National Monument
Black Hills, South Dakota
Carved from solid granite by the late Gutzon Borglum are the heads of our four greatest Presidents.

George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
Theodore Roosevelt
Abraham Lincoln

This card is postmarked in 1968 with 6 cent 'Roosevelt' stamp!


viridian said...

Thtat first image is great!

9teen87 said...

thanks Viridian!