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Theodore Roosevelt, President of the United States
Frontispiece Mr. Roosevelt's Residence at Oyster Bay
40 Room in Mr. Roosevelt's House at Oyster Bay
48 President Roosevelt in 1880, and also at the Age of Nine Years
64 Starting for the Hunt, Keystone Ranch
112 “Busting” a Broncho .
120 President Roosevelt on Horseback
144 President and Mrs. Roosevelt with Family
16Q Mr. Roosevelt at Home
168 Mr. Roosevelt, as Assistant Secretary of the Navy
208 Mr. Roosevelt in Rough Rider Uniform
224 Colonel Roosevelt as a Rough Rider
232 Major-General Joseph Wheeler
240 The Charge up San Juan Hill
256 Landing at Montauk Point. Colonel Roosevelt and General Joseph Wheeler
280 William McKinley
312 Colonel Roosevelt During the Campaign of 1900
344 A Fine Bobcat
352 President Roosevelt Conferring with Senator Hanna 356 Exterior of Mr. Ansley Wilcox's Residence, at Buffalo
362 President Roosevelt at the Martyred President's Casket 366 The Mountain Guide Finds Mr. Roosevelt in the Adirondacks
372 Library of Mr. Ansley Wilcox at Buffalo
. 376 The White House, Washington, D. C.
384 Baby Quentin, the Youngest of President Roosevelt's Family
392 The New White House According to Mr. and Mrs. Mc.
Who goes there ? An American!
Brain and spirit and brawn and heart. 'Twas for him that the nations spared
Each to the years its noblesł part; Till from the Dułch, the Gaul and Celt Blossomed the soul of Roosevelt.
Student, trooper and gentleman
Level-lidded with times and kings, His the voice for
a comrade's cheer His the ear when the saber rings. hero shades of the old days melt In the auick pulse of Roosevelt.
Hand that's molded to hilt of sword;
Heart that ever has laughed ał fear; Type and pattern of civic pride;
Wił and grace of the cavalier: All thał his fathers prayed and felt Gleams in the glance of Roosevelt.
Who goes there? An American!
men should be Let him pass through the lines alone,
Type of the sons of Liberty. Here, where his fathers' fathers dwelt, ñonor and faith for Roosevelt!
GRACE DUFFIE BOYLAN.
INTRODUCTION BY GENERAL JOSEPH
It is no flattery to say that Theodore Roosevelt possesses to a remarkable degree the best characteristics of the "typical American.” He is learned, cultured, progressive and brave, an athlete, sportsman, ranchman, author, orator, politician, statesman and soldier.
I first knew this distinguished gentleman when, in April, 1889, he appeared in Washington as one of the three commissioners of Civil Serv
He came with the high reputation acquired as leader in the New York Assembly at the age of twenty-three, as a prominent champion of reform and opponent of Blaine at the Chicago convention when only twenty-five; as a candidate for mayor of New York city when barely twentyeight, receiving as he did a larger percentage of votes than had ever before been polled by a Republican candidate, and as an author with