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An Evening with the Old Lions (Teddy Roosevelt and Booker T Washington)

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Knickerbocker Mansion

132 Knickerbocker Road

SCHAGHTICOKE, NY 12154

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Join President Teddy Roosevelt and Booker T. Washington as they reminisce about their deeply controversial 1901 meeting in the White House.

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Our evening begins at 6:00pm with a chicken parmigiana dinner served with pasta, salad, bread, beverage and dessert.

At 7:00pm, An Evening with the Old Lions, a one act play, featuring Paul Stillman and Clifford Oliver, will commence. Join President Teddy Roosevelt and Booker T. Washington as they reminisce about their deeply controversial 1901 meeting in the White House. Paul Stillman, of Historically Speaking, will portray Teddy Roosevelt, the first president to invite an African American to dinner at the White House, only a month after taking office. Clifford Oliver, a well known local photographer and historical reenactor, plays Booker T. Washington, educator, author, and orator.

Note: The Knickerbocker Mansion will be open at 5pm for guests wanting a tour before dinner.

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132 Knickerbocker Road

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