To wrap up Black History Month we're featuring Colonel Charles Young, the highest ranking African American in the military during Roosevelt's lifetime, and the nation's first black national park superintendent.
On February 24, 1902, President Roosevelt hosted a state dinner to honor the visit of Prince Heinrich of Germany. I dug into our digital library to learn more about the notable event, Roosevelt's thoughts on etiquette, and Alice's role christening the imperial yacht.
For Presidents' Day we're examining Theodore Roosevelt’s own celebration of our nation’s first president, George Washington
At the turn of the century, Lillian Capron started the Rough Riders National Monument Society to commemorate the men who lost their lives, including her husband, Captain Allyn Kissam Capron.
Check out our guide to using the Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library to do research for this year's National History Day topic, "Triumph and Tragedy in Untied States History"