THE SWEARING IN OF THEODORE ROOSEVELT
September 14, 1901
Theodore Roosevelt was sworn-in is as the 26th President of the United States upon the assassination of William McKinley, who was shot by Leon F. Czolgosz in Buffalo, New York on September 6, 1901. McKinley died on September 14, 1901.
OATH OF OFFICE
Administered to Theodore Roosevelt by the Honorable John R. Hazel, U.S. District Judge of the Western District of New York.
Ansley Wilcox Residence
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