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Architectural Brief Released

December 15, 2019

The Project Brief is our foundational document, setting our tone and intent.

Preferred Site Selected

March 31, 2020

Eleven (11) sites were evaluated as the possible location of the TR Library in Medora, North Dakota.

Design Competition Kickoff

April 27, 2020

The Board approved a shortlist of 14 candidates for the role of Design Architect, who received our Request for Qualifications.

Finalists Selected

May 20, 2020

Three of the world's best architects will compete for the role of Design Architect of the T.R. Library.

Design Concepts Unveiled

August 2020

Three firms unveil concepts for public comment.

Design Architect Selected

September 2020

One of the world's leading architects will get the chance of a lifetime: design and build the T.R. Presidential Library.

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The Foundation

The TRPLF is a non-profit organization formed in 2014 to plan, build and oversee operations of the Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library in North Dakota.

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Roosevelt and the Badlands: Why North Dakota

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.
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The Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library will instill T.R.'s powerful and enduring values in every visitor. Join us.
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We aim to build a legacy for today, to create a new tomorrow. Contact us to learn how you can help.
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