Lead: Overcoming physical weakness Theodore Roosevelt became a highly effective reform politician, intellectually acute historian, and instinctive amateur military leader of the Rough Riders in the Spanish-American War.

                Intro.: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts.

                Content: Born to privilege in New City before the Civil War, Theodore Roosevelt, who would become the 26th President of the United States, grew up a physically weak, asthmatic child, with weak eyesight.  Through sheer force of will and determination became physically vigorous and intellectually acute young man.

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