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John Avery McIlhenny
(1867 - 1942)
OCCUPATION: He was a businessman, soldier and politician.
Education: He was educated at first privately at Avery Island. He later attended Holbrook Military Academy, Ossining, New York; Phillips Acad...
Charles Henderson, U.S. Senator
(1873 - 1954)
Charles Belknap Henderson , a Senator from Nevada; born in San Jose, Calif., June 8, 1873; moved with his parents to Nevada in 1876; attended the public schools in Elko, Nev., the University of the Pac...
Hamilton Fish II (Rough Rider)
(1873 - 1898)
Hamilton Fish II, of the Rough Riders, a wealthy young New Yorker, was a Sergeant in the 1st United States Volunteer Cavalry Regiment, the Rough Riders, during the Spanish-American War. He is said ...
Capt. Maxililio Luna, Rough Rider
(1870 - 1899)
Captain Maximilio Luna , born June 16, 1870 at Los Lunas, New Mexico, died November 18, 1899 at the Philippine Islands.
Many Hispanic patriots also served in the “Rough Riders” with The...
Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt, 26th President of the USA MP
(1858 - 1919)
"Teddy", "Teddy Bear", "Theodore /Roosevelt /", "Pres Theodore /Roosevelt/"
Theodore Roosevelt became the first American President to take seriously the concept of the preservation of nature. As President from 1901 to 1909, he designated 150 National Forests, the first 51 Fede...