What Happened in Nov 1898

  • Theodore Roosevelt Elected Governor of New York

    On leaving the Army, Roosevelt was elected governor of New York in 1898 as a Republican. He made such a concerted effort to root out corruption and... Read more

  • The Portland Gale

    It is estimated that over 150 vessels were lost, both in the harbors and at sea. Many were never heard from after sailing. Miles of coastline from... Read more