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

    Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural

    National Historic Site New York

Thomas Edison National Historical Park

Here is Nat in the library, taking a nap on Edison's cot...
...and sitting at Edison's chemistry lab table!
Nat visits the home of Thomas and Mina Edison with the Staten Island Historic Group.
Nat with his friend Minnie, a bear collector, who thought he was soooo cute!
Nat at a meeting of the staff of the Edison NHS - and he got to sit in the front row.
Meeting visitors from the West Orange Fire Department.
Whenever Nat wasn't on a tour or helping on projects, he spent time at the front desk, greeting visitors
His new friend, John, gives Nat a big hug good-bye with Mr. Edison looking on.

Did You Know?

Theodore Roosevelt receiving the Nobel Peace Prize.

Theodore Roosevelt was the first American to win the Nobel Peace Prize. He received it for his contribution to negotiating the Treaty of Portsmouth, ending the Russo-Japanese War.