Theodore Roosevelt Island


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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 49,075 (19,868) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Theodore Roosevelt Island:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 49,075 (19,868) Mountain and coast scenery.
..... Click the link for more information.
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Locations surveyed include the Theodore Roosevelt Island Memorial, the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site to the Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, multiple departments of the Smithsonian Institution, and much more.
Theodore Roosevelt Island is indeed a haven for creatures like deer, raccoons, hawks and dozens of song birds, but this urban forest is also a haven for humans.
Roosevelt's image still is with Americans--on Mount Rushmore; at the five National Park Service sites dedicated to him (Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace in New York City, Sagamore Hill on Long Island, Theodore Roosevelt Island in the Potomac, Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota, and the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site in Buffalo, N.Y.); in the books about him that continue to be published every year; and in the pictures of him that one sees hung on the walls of a surprising number of offices and residences.

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