Monuments Established: 18 Click to see them
Monuments Modified: 0
Years in Office: 1901-1909
Political Party: Republican
Roosevelt signed the Antiquities Act into law on June 8, 1906.
Roosevelt designated the first national monument to be created from lands donated by private individuals to the federal government specifically for preservation under the Antiquities Act, as permitted in Section 2 of the Act (Muir Woods, 1908).
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