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Notes from the National Park Vagabond: A Risky Trip to Arizona

Jan 30, 2019

Valerie Naylor writes about her difficulty collecting Roosevelt material in Arizona during the recent government shutdown.

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Posted by Valerie Naylor on Jan 30, 2019 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

The Two Worlds of John Orien Crow

Jan 28, 2019

John Orien Crow, Commissioner of Indian Affairs under President John F. Kennedy, rose to fame decades earlier as a Native American football player for the (then) Boston Redskins.

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Posted by Karen Sieber on Jan 28, 2019 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

The Gifts of Quan Yick Nam

Jan 15, 2019

This post explores the connection between Theodore Roosevelt and a man named Quan Yick Nam, a well-known Chinese investigator and translator who helped the NYPD bring down countless criminals in Chinatown

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Posted by Karen Sieber on Jan 15, 2019 in History  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Notes from the National Park Vagabond: Muir Woods National Monument

Jan 07, 2019

National Park Vagabond Valerie Naylor recently returned from a trip to Muir Woods National Monument and Golden Gate National Recreation Area in search of items related to Roosevelt.

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Posted by Valerie Naylor on Jan 07, 2019 in Digital Library  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post

Theodore Roosevelt, Historian

Jan 03, 2019

Our Outreach Coordinator Karen revisits Theodore Roosevelt's address to the American Historical Association in 1912 in preparation for this year's AHA conference.

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Posted by Karen Sieber on Jan 03, 2019 in Current Events  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)  |  Share this post