Tag Archives: William McKinley

September 22nd, 1901: The Youngest President

Teddy Roosevelt - Sunday Morning Globe (September 22nd, 1901)

Here is the front page of the Sunday Morning Globe on September 22nd, 1901. President McKinley had been assassinated eight days earlier in Buffalo and his Vice President, Teddy Roosevelt, was inaugurated as the youngest President. Click on it to …

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Three Notable People Connected to Old Ebbitt

Ebbitt House in 1865 as photographed by Matthew Brady (Wikipedia)

GoDCer and long-distance reader Ben sent in a request to do a little digging on local favorite Old Ebbitt Grill. The restaurant has a great story, deeply tied to the history of our city, dating back to 1856. You’re just …

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