Theodore Roosevelt makes and signs a statement about Abraham Lincoln.
In full: “If ever there lived a president who during his term of service needed all the consolation and of the mighty Lincoln –who worked and suffered for the people, and when he had lived for them to good and gave his life at the end. If ever there was a man who practically applied what was taught, in our churches, it was Abraham Lincoln.”
Roosevelt, Theodore.Typed Statement, signed “Theodore Roosevelt.” 6-3/4″ x 6-1/4″; 1p. Framed in a gold frame to 34-1/2″ x 17″ with large, handsome engravings of both presidents.