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1901 Buffalo, Birthplace of a New Presidency

06/01 @ 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Why would Theodore Roosevelt become president in Buffalo? And why in September? This program led by Mark Lozo of the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site describes the circumstances of William McKinley’s assassination and Theodore Roosevelt’s inauguration in Buffalo, NY, in 1901, and explains the background of this extraordinary event where local and national history intersect.


Admission is Pay What You Wish.

This program is also available to view through Facebook Live.

Due to the COVID-19, events may be canceled or rescheduled. Before attending, please check the Museum’s website Events page (https://buffalohistory.org/events-list/) to confirm the status of an event. 

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