October, 26th, 1898: the Rough Rider on his way to the Governor’s mansion. TR Comes to Town, again…and again…and again… by Michael Nighan.

In keeping with our Presidential visits series, on October 26th, 1898, Lt. Colonel Theodore Roosevelt, the Republican candidate for New York Governor, campaigned in Rochester. In On Abraham Lincoln in Rochester, Michael Nighan discusses Lincoln’s several visits.  Michael has also written about Lincoln and Roosevelt in 1860/1912 Redux? Today Michael looks closely at four of at least eight visits to … Continue reading October, 26th, 1898: the Rough Rider on his way to the Governor’s mansion. TR Comes to Town, again…and again…and again… by Michael Nighan.