Theodore Roosevelt to Millicent Garrett Fawcett

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Typed letter. Feels that his Progressive Party forwarded 'the movement for social and industrial justice in this country' although they failed at the polls. The use of women equally (in the party work helped the cause of women's suffrage, and he would have, if in power, put women in tow or three places in the administration. The woman suffrage states did not vote for his party - the women 'voted almost exactly like the men'. Signed.