1907 USA photo postcard of President Roosevelt and family

$9.00 USD

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Studio photo of President Theodore Roosevelt and Mrs. Roosevelt sitting, surrounded by their 5 children.

President Roosevelt and his Family
Copyright by Pach Bros. NY 1907   B2191
 

On back: ‘The Rotograph Co. New York City’. Bromide paper postcard.

Unused.

Small damage UR corner. Card bit ‘curved’.


The Pach Brothers photography studio is one of the oldest photographic firms in business in New York City, having begun operations in 1867.

Theodore Roosevelt Jr. (1858 – 1919) was an American statesman, politician, conservationist, naturalist, and writer who served as the 26th president of the United States from 1901 to 1909. He served as the 25th vice president from March to September 1901 and as the 33rd governor of New York from 1899 to 1900. Roosevelt emerged as a leader of the Republican Party and became a driving force for the anti-trust policy while supporting Progressive Era policies in the United States in the early 20th century. His face is depicted on Mount Rushmore... He is generally ranked in polls of historians and political scientists as one of the five best presidents.

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The Rotograph Co.   1904-1911  684 Broadway, New York, NY

A major printer and publisher of postcards. Founded by the Germans Ludwig Knackstedt of Knackstedt & Nather in partnership with Arthur Schwarz of Neue Photographische Gesellschaft (a major bromide photo paper manufacturer). They also took over the National Art Views Co. in 1904 to gain quick access to American views, and republished many of these images under the Rotograph name. A wide variety of card types were also issued in 19 letter series...

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