National Archives Comes Alive! Young Learners Program – Meet Teddy Roosevelt portrayed by Joe Wiegand
- Date: Thursday, July 22, 2021
- Time: 12:00 pm
Theodore Roosevelt was a soldier and statesman, explorer and scientist, historian and author. Often known as “Teddy” or “TR,” he was the nation’s youngest President and personified a vigorous United States in the early 20th century. TR will explain how he doubled the number of national parks despite foes in Congress who declare, “Not one red cent for scenery!” A question-and-answer session with the TR will follow the presentation.