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Why North Dakota: Teddy and the Badlands

T.R. was a New Yorker by chance, and a North Dakotan by choice; he was an easterner and a westerner, but above all he was quintessentially American.

Why North Dakota

There are no words that can tell the hidden spirit of the wilderness, that can reveal its mystery, its melancholy, and its charm.

Theodore Roosevelt
26th President of the United States


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Theodore Roosevelt
26th President of the United States

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Building a library befitting the unique legacy of Theodore Roosevelt takes time. Here's how we see the next year unfolding.
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T.R.'s legacy is in every corner of the country he helped shape, guide, and inspire. With the help of partners, including the Theodore Roosevelt Center, we aim to digitize the archive of an analog President, making it accessible for everyone, everywhere, for generations to come.
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Theodore Roosevelt is one of the most intriguing figures in our nation’s history. These are the Pillar Principles of the Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library Foundation:
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