Tag: Theodore Roosevelt

  • When Teddy Roosevelt came to Kansas City

    When Teddy Roosevelt came to Kansas City

    As the PBS series on the Roosevelts continues this week, few in Kansas City remember the time when President Theodore Roosevelt visited Kansas City. But on May 1, 1903, crowds filled the streets to see him. “For nearly three hours this forenoon President Roosevelt rode between solid banks of cheering people that lined miles and…