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2014-05-15 16:25:04

Film Taken at 1937 All Star Baseball Game by Harrisburg Native Jimmie DeShong HARRISBURG, Pa., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Never before seen footage of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt walking was unveiled today at the Pennsylvania State Archives. The film was shot in 1937 by Harrisburg native and Major League Baseball pitcher James (Jimmie) DeShong on his 8mm home movie camera. Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett, along with members of DeShong's family unveiled...

2012-10-05 23:00:17

Magic Happens Foundation over the weekend became a supporter of the Theodore Roosevelt Association´s (TRA) Teddy Bear Gift Program. Levittown, NY (PRWEB) October 05, 2012 Magic Happens Foundation over the weekend became a supporter of the Theodore Roosevelt Association´s (TRA) Teddy Bear Gift Program. Terry Brown, Executive Director of the Theodore Roosevelt Association says, "Being alone in a hospital attached to machines and tubes is scary to a child. This holiday season a...

2012-06-07 23:01:01

Today, the National Trust for Historic Preservation named Theodore Roosevelt's Elkhorn Ranch in Billings County, North Dakota to its 2012 list of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places Washinton DC (PRWEB) June 07, 2012 This annual list spotlights important examples of the nation´s architectural, cultural and natural heritage that are at risk of destruction or irreparable damage. More than 230 sites have been on the list over its 25-year history, and in that time, only a handful...

2012-06-02 23:00:22

The Congressionally-chartered Theodore Roosevelt Association (TRA) has launched a national campaign to protect the Elkhorn Ranch site in North Dakota´s Bad Lands against threats from developers looking to capitalize on North Dakota´s massive oil boom in the Bakken Oil Field. Medora, ND (PRWEB) June 02, 2012 The Elkhorn Ranch was home to former President Theodore Roosevelt in the 1880´s, and is recognized as the place where Roosevelt developed his conservation ethic. One area...

2011-06-06 15:36:00

Public servants, scholars, artists call for long-term uranium mining safeguards in New York Times ad WASHINGTON, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An ad this week in the New York Times features an open letter from 50 statesmen, scholars and conservation leaders urging a 20-year extension of a one-million-acre mining buffer around Grand Canyon National Park. The list of signers includes Theodore Roosevelt IV, actors Edward Norton and Robert Redford, film director Ken Burns, World...

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2011-03-22 12:01:23

Naming marks anniversary of former president's speech at Arizona State University A new species of a rugged darkling beetle that thrives in an arid region of the Chihuahuan Desert is being named in honor of Theodore Roosevelt on the 100th anniversary of a speech he gave at Tempe Normal School, now Arizona State University. The speech, delivered March 20, 1911, focused on the role of government, the importance of an educated citizenry, and the "far-sighted wisdom" of the Territory of Arizona....


Latest Theodore Roosevelt Reference Libraries

Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest
2013-11-22 11:53:36

The Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest is the largest of the National Forests in Montana of the United States. Covering 3.36 million acres, this forest is broken into 9 separate sections and extends across 8 counties in the southwestern region of the state. President Theodore Roosevelt gave a name to the two forests in 1908 and they merged in 1996. The forest headquarters are found in Dillon, Montana. In Roosevelt’s original legislation, the Deerlodge National Forest was called the Big...

Theodore Roosevelt National Park
2013-04-18 01:20:13

Theodore Roosevelt National Park is located in western North Dakota in the United States. The park contains 70,446 acres of land that is separated into three distinct badland areas known as the Elkhorn Ranch Unit, the South Unit, and the North Unit. Roosevelt  first visited the area in 1883, while hunting for bison, and is said to have “fallen in love” with the badlands. After investing a large sum of money into the Maltese Cross Ranch, Roosevelt had his own cabin built, which he later...

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2010-10-28 18:51:09

The teddy bear is a toy bear usually stuffed with soft, white cotton and having soft fur. Often it is used to entertain children and has become an enduring form of stuffed animals in many countries. The bears come in various styles and many have become collectors' items. The name comes from former US President Theodore Roosevelt whose nickname was "Teddy". The name came from a hunting indecent where Roosevelt's hunting buddies tied up a black bear for him to shoot. Roosevelt refused to...

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