The Heritage and Research Center outside of Yellowstone National Park recently hosted an Archives Blitz. From a pool of applicants, a few were chosen to take part in processing collections over a matter of days. In the most recent Archives Blitz, one of our very own, highly skilled, Theodore Roosevelt Center digital library volunteers, was invited to take part. Meet Kiley Folgert, who has shared her experience (and snowy Roosevelt Arch photo) with us.
Theodore Roosevelt reveals a strange prairie firefighting technique used in the Dakotas.
Oscar watchers this coming Sunday will see something more than Vera Wang gowns and Neil Patrick Harris singing and dancing. They will be able to watch the beginning of a new story, one that is taking place outside of the movies. Cadillac will officially debut their new ad, “The Arena.” The advertisement uses the text of Theodore Roosevelt’s 1910 “Citizenship in a Republic” speech given at the Sorbonne in Paris.
During President’s Day celebrations, people reflect on their favorite men who have held the top office. TR still ranks highly on those lists. He also has a strong following among coin collectors. Susan Schwartz, a team member at International Precious Metals and a passionate collector of coins, stamps, and all things American history, recently gave an interview to the Theodore Roosevelt Center.
Valentine’s Day can be a lackluster holiday. It’s February, skies are gray, and drugstores filled with candy and cards just don't do it for a lot of people. However, Valentine’s Day can be an opportunity to celebrate a love of place. Here is a selection of insights about Theodore Roosevelt’s love for North Dakota.
“I want you to work and play, and when you play and when you work, to remember a rule that I heard given by a great football captain in one of the big football teams."
CBS police procedurals are normally not where you expect TR to appear. However, we all know that our man pops up in the most unexpected of places.
Theodore Roosevelt tells an anecdote from his days living in the cow country.