SYMHC Classics: Alice Roosevelt


Alice Roosevelt with her dog, circa 1902, by Frances Benjamin Johnston. Public domain

Today we revisit a 2015 episode about Alice Roosevelt. The eldest daughter of Theodore Roosevelt was a firebrand who never shied away from the public eye. She was nicknamed "the Second Washington Monument" because of her social power, which she parlayed into political influence.

You can find the original episode here: https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/alice-roosevelt.htm

The show notes from 2015 are here: https://www.missedinhistory.com/blogs/missed-in-history-alice-roosevelt-longworth.htm

Topics in this Podcast: SYMHC Classics