Theodore Roosevelt National Memorial, Theodore Roosevelt Island, Washington, D.C

Including the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Plaza & Statue

A brief history;

 

  • Theodore Roosevelt Island is a 91-acre island of marshlands, nature trails and provides a safe haven for a wide variety of wildlife. The Island honours the twenty-sixth, President of the United States and conservationist, Theodore Roosevelt.

 

  • The memorial plaza was designed by Eric Gugler and includes the larger-than-life size bronze statue of Theodore Roosevelt sculpted by Paul Manship, granite tablets (monoliths) with quotes from President Roosevelt & fountains.

 

  • The Island had previously been known as; "My Lord's Island, Barbadoes Island, Mason's Island, Analostan Island & Anacostine Island.

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If you would like to see more of my photography from areas surrounding Theodore Roosevelt Island, please visit these galleries;

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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