Theodore Roosevelt Camp #9 Photograph Collection

1898-1905


Descriptive Summary

Title: Theodore Roosevelt Camp #9 Photograph Collection
Dates: 1898-1905
Collection Number: P-019
Creator/Collector:
Extent: 3.5 linear feet (Boxes: 5x7, letter, 2 ½ legal, flat, 6 ov folders)
Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Abstract: Photographs collected by members of the Theodore Roosevelt Camp #9 primarily pertaining to the Spanish-American War; the daily life and customs in the Philippines; and the Philippine Insurrection. Also a small portion of images of China and the Boxer Rebellion; Japan; the Hawaiian Islands; Cuba; Fort Snelling (Minn.) and the San Francisco Presidio. Includes real photo postcards and portraits of soldiers. 1898-1905, undated (bulk is 1898-1902). See also GC 1082 Theodore Roosevelt Camp #9 Collection.
Language of Material: English

Access

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Preferred Citation

Theodore Roosevelt Camp #9 Photograph Collection. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Biography/Administrative History

Theodore Roosevelt Camp #9 was a Los Angeles area group formed out of the national United Spanish War Veterans. Membership was open to soldiers who served during the Spanish-American War, the Philippines Insurrection and the China Boxer Rebellion.

Scope and Content of Collection

Photographs collected by members of the Theodore Roosevelt Camp #9 primarily pertaining to the Spanish-American War; the daily life and customs in the Philippines; and the Philippine Insurrection. Also a small portion of images of China and the Boxer Rebellion; Japan; the Hawaiian Islands; Cuba; Fort Snelling (Minn.) and the San Francisco Presidio. Includes real photo postcards and portraits of soldiers. 1898-1905, undated (bulk is 1898-1902). See also GC 1082 Theodore Roosevelt Camp #9 Collection.