Theodore Roosevelt and Grandson

26th President of the United States Theodore Roosevelt with his grandson, Kermit Roosevelt, Jr., c.1916.

Fun fact: Kermit, Jr. eventually ended up working for the CIA and led Operation Ajax in the 1953 Iranian coup that put Reza Shāh Pahlavi on the throne.

Source: [Library of Congress reproduction no. LC-DIG-ppmsca-35753]

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9 Responses to Theodore Roosevelt and Grandson

  1. seaangel4444 says:

    Phenomenal photo! Wow! Thank you for sharing this with us! Cher xo

  2. kerbey says:

    Bad-a#$ runs in the blood.

  3. As he famously said, “Speak softly, and carry a big baby.”

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