Meet TR

Matthews, Andrew
April 2014
Cobblestone;Apr2014, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p2
The article gives a brief overview of 26th U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt's life. Topics include how he was the youngest U.S. President, how his goal to make football safer led to the creation of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and how he was the first American to win the Nobel Peace Prize, awarded to him in 1906 for his role in ending the Russo--Japanese War (1904-1905).


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