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Oyster Bay in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park

 
 
Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 17, 2012
1. Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park Marker
Inscription.  
This park, the gift of a grateful people
is dedicated
to the memory of
Theodore Roosevelt
twenty-sixth President of the United States

Born New York City 1858 – Died Oyster Bay 1919

“We here in America hold in our hands
the hope of the world the fate of
the coming years.” - Carnegie Hall Speech 1912

 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Parks & Recreational Areas. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #26 Theodore Roosevelt series list.
 
Location. 40° 52.523′ N, 73° 31.924′ W. Marker is in Oyster Bay, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is on Railroad Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Marker is located at the entrance to the park near the Oyster Bay train station. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oyster Bay NY 11771, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roosevelt Memorial Rocks (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Roosevelt Memorial Oak (about 500 feet away); Oyster Bay Veterans Monument (about
Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 17, 2012
2. Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park Marker
600 feet away); Civil War Trophy Gun (about 600 feet away); Oyster Bay Honor Roll (about 600 feet away); Theodore Roosevelt (about 700 feet away); U.S.S. Maine Memorial (about 700 feet away); End of An Era (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oyster Bay.
 
More about this marker. The marker consists of a bronze plaque with a bas relief image of Theodore Roosevelt.
 
Marker in Oyster Bay image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 17, 2012
3. Marker in Oyster Bay
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 19, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 417 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 19, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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