President Teddy Roosevelt speaking, greeting people; Roosevelt with the Boy Scouts; First Lady Edith Roosevelt at Sagamore Hill; Roosevelt mediates peace treat in the Russo-Japanese War; United States Navy Great White Fleet around the world cruise in 1907;
Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. He was lauded as the "greatest humorist [the United States] has produced", and William Faulkner called him "the father of American literature". His novels include The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and its sequel, the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884), the latter often called "The Great American Novel.
New York City, Street Cars, Activities, Fire Department, USA, 1900s