• A 1901 sketch of Theodore Roosevelt taking the oath of office in Buffalo, NY.

    Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural

    National Historic Site New York

Booker T. Washington National Monument

Nat overlooking the Burroughs plantation where Booker T. Washington spent the first eight years of his life.
Nat with the Booker T. Washington Statue.
Nat with some friends from the Monelison Middle School.

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Erie Canal and canal boat

Buffalo, NY rose to prominence as a center for trade, located on the Great Lakes and the Erie Canal. As Governor of New York, Theodore Roosevelt had authorized the last major upgrade to the Erie Canal System. More...