The Upper Gallery is currently closed for renovations.
These renovations will improve preservation of artifacts and enhance the visitor experience. The Lower Gallery has been reopened, its exhibits are methodically being returned. Period room tours are offered at the regularly scheduled times.
Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace NHS Bibliography
Brinkley, Douglas (2009). The Wilderness Warrior: Theodore Roosevelt and the Crusade for America. New York, NY: Harper Collins Publishers, Inc.
Dalton, Kathleen (2002). A Strenuous Life. New York, NY: Random House.
McCullough, David (1981). Mornings on Horseback. New York, NY: Simon and Schuster.
Millard, Candice (2005). Theodore Roosevelt’s Darkest Journey: The River of Doubt. New York, NY: The Random House Publishing Group.
Miller, Nathan (1992). Theodore Roosevelt: A Life. New York, NY: Harper Collins Publisher Inc.
Morris, Edmund (2001). Theodore Rex. New York, NY: The Random House Publishing Group.
O’Toole, Patricia (2005). When Trumpeters Call: Theodore Roosevelt After the White House. New York, NY: Simon and Schuster Paperbacks.
Roosevelt, Theodore (1991). The Strenuous Life. Bedford, MA: Applewood Books.
Hale, Sarah Elder (1992). First Ladies. Peterborough, NH: Cobblestone Publishing, Inc.
Harness, Cheryl (1998). Young Teddy Roosevelt. Washington D.C.: National Geographic Society
Harness, Cheryl (2007). The Remarkable Rough-Riding Life of Theodore Roosevelt and the Rise of Empire America. Washington D.C.: National Geographic Society
The Boyhood Diary of Theodore Roosevelt (1869-1870). Mankato, Minnesota: Capstone Press, 2001.
Yoder, Carolyn P. (1993). Teddy Roosevelt. Peterborough, NH: Cobblestone Publishing, Inc.
Did You Know?
Rumor has it that on October 21, 1907 Theodore Roosevelt visited Andrew Jackson's estate and was served a cup of Maxwell House coffee. He remarked that the coffee was, "Good to the last drop." Although his quote wasn't officially documented, the coffee company claimed the story was true for years.