The Camping Trip that Changed America This book describes the trip that president Teddy Roosevelt took with John Muir, an outing that arguably inspired the president to push laws ... #children #curriculum narrative nonfiction
When President McKinley was shot at the Pan American Exhibition in Buffalo, NY in 1901, Theodore Roosevelt became the youngest person ever to become President. He was only 42. As President, he continued to be a very visible and traveled leader shown here on a New England tour in 1902.
President Theodore Roosevelt, the first U.S. president to ride in an airplane, went airborne in 1910 at St. Louis' Kinloch Airfield. Initially, the area now known as Lambert-St. Louis International Airport was a balloon launch location called Kinloch Field. www.stlarchs.org