Historic Photos of Theodore Roosevelt

Historic Photos of Theodore Roosevelt

By Stacy A. Cordery (Text by (Art/Photo Books))

Turner Publishing Company, Hardcover, 9781596523364, 206pp.

Publication Date: May 2007


Historic Photos of Theodore Roosevelt depicts America's 26th president in stunning black and white images from the Library of Congress and Harvard University's Theodore Roosevelt Collection at Houghton Library. The book showcases the vivid life of a man seen as the quintessence of presidential leadership in his day. These images provide an original perspective into the perpetually progressive T.R. as he advanced through various roles of governor, conservationist, historian, naturalist, president, academic, showman, and war hero. Approximately 200 photographs highlight Teddy Roosevelt on his journey through a life any history buff or part-time scholar will enjoy!

About the Author
Stacy A. Cordery is an associate professor of History at Monmouth College in Monmouth, Illinois, where she has twice won the College's only teaching award. She has published widely on the Roosevelts and is completing a biography of Alice Roosevelt Longworth. Cordery is the bibliographer for the National First Ladies' Library and book review editor for H-Women.