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" I wish to be distinctly understood on one point. Americanism is a question of spirit, conviction, and purpose, not of creed or birthplace. The politician who bids for the Irish or German vote, or the Irishman or German who votes as an Irishman or German,... "
The Americanism of Theodore Roosevelt - Page 99
1923
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The Forum, Volume 17

1894
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Works: American ideals, with a biographical sketch by Francis Vinton Greene ...

Theodore Roosevelt - 1897
...remains foreign, in language or spirit, is doomed. But I wish to be distinctly understood on one point. Americanism is a question of spirit, conviction, and...merely because that American happens to have been born in Ireland or Germany. Know-nothingism, in any form, is as utterly un-American as foreignism....
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The Works of Theodore Roosevelt: American ideals, with a biographical sketch ...

Theodore Roosevelt - 1897 - 19 pages
...remains foreign, in language or spirit, is doomed. But I wish to be distinctly understood on one point. Americanism is a question of spirit, conviction, and...merely because that American happens to have been born in Ireland or Germany. Know-nothingism, in any form, is as utterly un-American as foreignism....
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American Ideals, and Other Essays, Social and Political, Volume 4

Theodore Roosevelt - 1897 - 8 pages
...wish to be distinctly understood on one point. Americanism is a question of spirit, con-v viction, and purpose, not of creed or birthplace. The politician...merely because that American happens to have been born in Ireland or Germany. Know-nothingism, in any form, is as utterly un-American as foreignism....
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Modern Achievement, Volume 10

1902
...remains foreign, in language or spirit, is doomed. But I wish to be distinctly understood on one point. Americanism is a question of spirit, conviction, and...merely because that American happens to have been born in Ireland or Germany. Know-nothingism, in any form, is as utterly un-American as foreignism....
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The History and Government of the United States, Volume 4

Jacob Harris Patton, John Lord - 1903
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American Ideals

Theodore Roosevelt - 1904
...remains foreign, in language or spirit, is doomed. But I wish to be distinctly understood on one point. Americanism is a question of spirit, conviction, and...merely because that American happens to have been born in Ireland or Germany. Know.-nothingism, in any form, is as utterly un-American as foreignism....
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The Real Roosevelt, His Forceful and Fearless Utterances on Various Subjects

Theodore Roosevelt - 1910 - 202 pages
...which its possessors style cosmopolitanism. — Ibid. spirit, conviction, and purpose, not of creed <* creed or birthplace. The politician who bids for the...merely because that American happens to have been born in Ireland or Germany. Ibid. One may fall very far short of treason and the unlesirable Citizen...
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The Ohio Educational Monthly, Volume 66

1917
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Americanization and Citizenhip: Lessons in Community and National Ideals for ...

Hanson Hart Webster - 1919 - 138 pages
...that all men are brothers, and that the Nation is merely an extension of the family. — Habberton. Americanism is a question of spirit, conviction, and purpose — not of creed or birthplace. — Roosevelt. Municipal government should be entirely divorced from party politics. — Parkhurst....
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