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Bully! Teddy Roosevelt Rides Again!
October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
History Pub Speaker Series presents; “Bully! Teddy Roosevelt Rides Again!”
Mark Twain has actor Hal Holbrook to accurately impersonate him; President Theodore Roosevelt has Joe Wiegand! This performance will convincingly turn the clock back to TR’s presidency (1902-1909), the end of the Gilded Age and emergence of the Progressive Era, and America’s emergence on the world stage. This is no static lecture; Wiegand works the audience, asking and answering questions of national and international import, and finally, auctions off a namesake Teddy bear. Roosevelt was one of the most popular presidents in American history and this performance is assured to be a memorable audience experience. Come enjoy Ninkasi select beverages and Smokin’ Vinnies BBQ .
The History Pub Speaker Series is a joint effort by the Lane County History Museum and the University of Oregon Department of History. Joe This program is made possible by the support of the Oregon Historical Society.
TICKETS ARE REQUIRED
get them here: tinyurl.com/Theodore1017