Oyster Bay in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park
to the memory of
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. A significant historical year for this entry is 1858.
Location. 40° 52.528′ N, 73° 32.172′ W. Marker is in Oyster Bay, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is at the intersection of West End Avenue and Larrabee Avenue, on the left when traveling north on West End Avenue. Marker is located at the west entrance to Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park. 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. Civil War Trophy Gun (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park (approx. 0.2 U.S.S. Maine Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Oyster Bay Veterans Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Oyster Bay Honor Roll (approx. ¼ mile away); Theodore Roosevelt (approx. ¼ mile away); End of An Era (approx. ¼ mile away); Roosevelt Memorial Rocks (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers 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 Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 417 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 19, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.