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[Charge of the Rough Riders at San Juan Hill]

[Charge of the Rough Riders at San Juan Hill]

 
 
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Summary

Reproduction of painting by Frederic Remington showingTheodore Roosevelt, on horseback, with his men running close behind him; some men are being shot while others lay dead in the grass.
Date stamped on verso: Jan 7 1956.
Newspaper clipping on verso: Four: Ever a fighter, this President won great renown when he braved heavy fire to lead his men on this famous charge. At a barbed wire fence at the crest of the hill, he sprang off his horse and plunged on, his men following him to victory.
Title from title of painting.
Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

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Date

01/01/1956
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Contributors

Remington, Frederic, 1861-1909, artist
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Source

Library of Congress
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Publication may be restricted. For information see "New York World-Telegram & ...," http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/076_nyw.html