Teddy Roosevelt Knew How to Fire Up a Crowd (15 Photos)

Teddy Roosevelt was one of the most unique Presidents, and he was known for giving fiery, impassioned speeches that could rouse crowds of thousands in to a frenzy.  These photos capture the great orator in action in the early 1900s.  

T. Roosevelt speaking, gesticulating with fist, outside, Yonkers, NY

T. Roosevelt speaking, gesticulating with fist, outside, Yonkers, NY

 

Speaking Theodore Roosevelt 1907

 

Theodore Roosevelt speaking from the balcony of the Hotel Allen, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1914

Theodore Roosevelt speaking from the balcony of the Hotel Allen, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1914

 

Theodore Roosevelt giving speech (1902)

 

Theodore Roosevelt campaigning for President, 1912.

Theodore Roosevelt campaigning for President, 1912.

 

Theodore Roosevelt is shown in 1900 campaigning for presidential hopeful William McKinley.

 

 

T.R. Theodore Roosevelt

T.R. Theodore Roosevelt

 

President Theodore Roosevelt Speaking in Concord, New Hampshire

 

T.R. Theodore Roosevelt

T.R. Theodore Roosevelt

 

Roosevelt speaking, Yonkers, 10/17/12

Roosevelt speaking, Yonkers, 10/17/12

 

Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt at Oyster Bay, 5/27/16

Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt at Oyster Bay, 5/27/16

 

T. Roosevelt speaking on this return to the U.S.

T. Roosevelt speaking on this return to the U.S.

 

Business Men Gather at The Roosevelt's

Business Men Gather at The Roosevelt's