Inside the Vault on Thursday, May 5: Tweed Roosevelt Discusses Great-Grandfather Teddy's Documents

President Theodore Roosevelt (The Gilder Lehrman Institute, GLC00162.13)

Inside the Vault: Highlights from the Gilder Lehrman Collection is an online program that explores unique primary sources from the Gilder Lehrman Collection. From iconic historical treasures, such as the Declaration of Independence, the US Constitution, and the Emancipation Proclamation, to personal letters that reveal the contributions of ordinary American citizens, each session investigates primary sources and features a discussion with expert historians and curators about the documents’ background, impact, and potential use in the classroom.

Join us on May 5, 2022, from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. ET (4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. PT) when our curators discuss documents written by President Theodore Roosevelt with his great-grandson, Tweed Roosevelt. We will be learning more about Teddy Roosevelt and his legacy. This session of Inside the Vault is sponsored by HISTORY.

President Roosevelt and family, 1903 (The Gilder Lehrman Institute, GLC04459)

Submit your questions for Tweed Roosevelt here.

This event is for teachers, students and their families—and everyone with an interest in history!

Everyone who registers will be sent a Zoom meeting link and instructions in the confirmation email.

PD certificates will be sent to all who attend the entirety of the program.

Please register now for this event on May 5, 2022, from 7 to 8 p.m. ET.