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About Theodore Roosevelt
Theodore Roosevelt delivering his famed July 4th, 1917 speech
from the steps of the Forest Hills Railroad Station.

Enroute, via the Long Island Railroad, to his Long Island home in Sagamore Hill,
Theodore Roosevelt makes a stop at the Forest Hills Station and at the Richmond Hill Station.

Photos courtesy Carl Ballenas

1917 photo of Theodore Roosevelt in Forest Hills

1917 photo of Theodore Roosevelt at Forest Hills Station

Theodore Roosevelt / Jacob Riis / Noteworthy People of Richmond Hill / Richmond Hill Republican Club