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Noted experts in horsemanship at Washington... Baron Speck von Sternburg, the German ambassador, out for a ride. Hon. Elihu Root, Secretary of State, on his well-groomed horse, starting for a ride in the suburbs. Miss Edith Root, daughter of the secretary, ready for her canter. Young Mr. Root, son of the secretary, a good horseman. Secretary of War Taft mounted on his handsome charger. Miss Durand, daughter of the British ambassador, an excellent rider.

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Noted experts in horsemanship at Washington... Baron Speck von Sternburg, the German ambassador, out for a ride. Hon. Elihu Root, Secretary of State, on his well-groomed horse, starting for a ride in the suburbs. Miss Edith Root, daughter of the secretary, ready for her canter. Young Mr. Root, son of the secretary, a good horseman. Secretary of War Taft mounted on his handsome charger. Miss Durand, daughter of the British ambassador, an excellent rider.
Collection

Print Collection portrait file

T

William H. Taft

Portraits

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1906-02-01
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Topics
Public figures
Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930
Genres
Clippings
Portraits
Notes
Content: Published in Leslie's weekly, February 1, 1906.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Other local Identifier: Portrait File
Other local Identifier: Portrait file
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 58d202c0-4d1b-0130-4a8b-58d385a7bbd0
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  • 1906: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Noted experts in horsemanship at Washington... Baron Speck von Sternburg, the German ambassador, out for a ride. Hon. Elihu Root, Secretary of State, on his well-groomed horse, starting for a ride in the suburbs. Miss Edith Root, daughter of the secretary, ready for her canter. Young Mr. Root, son of the secretary, a good horseman. Secretary of War Taft mounted on his handsome charger. Miss Durand, daughter of the British ambassador, an excellent rider." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1906-02-01. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/1ae54050-6988-0130-118b-58d385a7b928

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Noted experts in horsemanship at Washington... Baron Speck von Sternburg, the German ambassador, out for a ride. Hon. Elihu Root, Secretary of State, on his well-groomed horse, starting for a ride in the suburbs. Miss Edith Root, daughter of the secretary, ready for her canter. Young Mr. Root, son of the secretary, a good horseman. Secretary of War Taft mounted on his handsome charger. Miss Durand, daughter of the British ambassador, an excellent rider." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 24, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/1ae54050-6988-0130-118b-58d385a7b928

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1906-02-01). Noted experts in horsemanship at Washington... Baron Speck von Sternburg, the German ambassador, out for a ride. Hon. Elihu Root, Secretary of State, on his well-groomed horse, starting for a ride in the suburbs. Miss Edith Root, daughter of the secretary, ready for her canter. Young Mr. Root, son of the secretary, a good horseman. Secretary of War Taft mounted on his handsome charger. Miss Durand, daughter of the British ambassador, an excellent rider. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/1ae54050-6988-0130-118b-58d385a7b928

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<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/1ae54050-6988-0130-118b-58d385a7b928 | title= (still image) Noted experts in horsemanship at Washington... Baron Speck von Sternburg, the German ambassador, out for a ride. Hon. Elihu Root, Secretary of State, on his well-groomed horse, starting for a ride in the suburbs. Miss Edith Root, daughter of the secretary, ready for her canter. Young Mr. Root, son of the secretary, a good horseman. Secretary of War Taft mounted on his handsome charger. Miss Durand, daughter of the British ambassador, an excellent rider., (1906-02-01) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=September 24, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Noted experts in horsemanship at Washington... Baron Speck von Sternburg, the German ambassador, out for a ride.  Hon. Elihu Root, Secretary of State, on his well-groomed horse, starting for a ride in the suburbs.  Miss Edith Root, daughter of the secretary, ready for her canter.  Young Mr. Root, son of the secretary, a good horseman.  Secretary of War Taft mounted on his handsome charger.  Miss Durand, daughter of the British ambassador, an excellent rider.