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

    Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural

    National Historic Site New York

Christmas with Nat and Parker

Happy Holidays from

Nat and Parker!

Traveling Teddy bears Nat and Parker interrupted their tour of the National Parks in December of 2002 to come back home to the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site for the annual Victorian Christmas celebration.

Parker vowed:

"I'll Be Home for (Victorian) Christmas"

The two cubbies had fun frolicking in the snow and helping to decorate the Site. They both pass on the message:

"We Wish You a Merry Beary Christmas and a Happy New Year!"

 
Nat and Parker discover snow.
Brr! What IS this white stuff?
 
Nat and Parker bear.
Once the concept of snow was explained to them, Nat and Parker dive right in.
 
Nat and Parker
Making snow bears.
 
Nat and Parker
Playing king of the mountain.
 
Nat and Parker
This looks like a good sledding hill to them.
 
Nat and Parker
HELP!!!!
 
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Nat and Parker help decorate the house for Christmas.
 
 
Nat and Parker
No, Parker! Those aren't there to swing from!
 
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Parker hangs out with some bear friends.
 

Did You Know?

Theodore Roosevelt c. 1900.

At 42, Theodore Roosevelt was the youngest person to become President of the United States. John F. Kennedy was the youngest to be elected, but was 43 when he took the oath. More...