Antiquities Act Legal protection of cultural and natural resources in the United States
June 8, 1906
Theodore Roosevelt is elected president in 1901.
Oh my god!!
As president, Theodore's main goals are to help and support the common worker and conserve natures beauty.
we are not paid enough for this.
Teddy Roosevelt signs a new conservative act to help protect the land in America. He continued with making nationals parks and monuments to be conservative.
Upon reading the Jungle by Upton Sinclair, Teddy realizes how important the health and safety is in the food processing industry.
Theodore Roosevelt deemed the meat industries processes to be unsanitary and incapable of human consumption. He signed off on the Meat Inspection Act. This ensured the sanitary levels to be high for the consumers and the employees.
Theodore Roosevelt managed to protect workers and protect natural beauty in the US. He achieved exactly what he wanted to.