SCMM Front Porch Chat on Roosevelt
Published 08/02/2012, The Jamestown Sun
On July 29 at the Stutsman County Memorial Museum, Ruth Brubakken talked about President Theodore Roosevelt. The focus of her Front Porch Chat was not on his political life but on his personal life and his eventual ties to the Badlands of North Dakota. Brubakken called herself “an amateur presidential historian” and recommended a book by Edmund Morris, “The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt,” as a source for biographical information on the president.Word count: 957
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