Public Scholars Project
Theodore Roosevelt: “American in the Arena”
July 24, 2019 at 7:00 PM | Somerville, NJ | Somerset County Library, Somerville Branch
Bringing his vigorous persona (and his boisterous family) to the White House, “TR” helped catapult the U.S. into a new century. War hero to Nobel Peace Prize winner, naturalist to imperialist, The 26th President promoted progressive reform and stronger government control of business. Believing that the security of the American People would be achieved through leadership on the World Stage, President Roosevelt expanded U.S. influence around the globe.
First Person Interpreter
Somerset County Library, Somerville Branch
35 W End Ave