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Underwood & Underwood "A square deal for every man, big or small, rich or poor" - President Roosevelt

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06449.28 Author/Creator: Underwood & Underwood Place Written: Lynn, Massachusetts Type: Photograph Date: 1902 Pagination: Stereoview.

Summary of Content: Roosevelt speaking from a flag-draped podium in the background. A guard and the audience occupy the foreground and middle ground.

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People: Underwood & Underwood
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Progressive EraPresidentPresidential Speeches and Proclamations

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