This collection comprises one typed
letter, signed, from Theodore Roosevelt to Lieutenant Kathryn C. Ditmars and a 4" x 6"
mounted portrait photograph of Roosevelt. On verso of photograph, in manuscript: "Theodore
Roosevelt. September 1918" and in a different hand, "This photo was presented to Judge Wm.
G. Van Hare [when] he was appointed judge of the International Court at Alexandria, Egypt,
and this day presented to Kay Wolford by Aaron Du Bois." The letter expresses Roosevelt's
regret that he cannot provide an answer to a question posed by Ditmar, or be of help in an
Theodore Roosevelt was the 26th president of the United States. He was born in New York
City in 1858 and died in 1919 at Sagamore Hill.
0.2 Linear Feet
(1 oversize folder)
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domain. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special
Collections and Archives.
Collection open for research.