The Quiz: What president signed the executive order to establish Grand Teton National Park in 1929?
A Calvin Coolidge
B Abraham Lincoln
C Millard Fillmore
President Coolidge signed the executive order establishing the 96,000-acre Grand Teton National Park on February 26, 1929. The park expanded significantly when financier John D. Rockefeller Jr. led efforts to purchase adjacent private land around Jackson Hole. That land was initially designated a national monument, but was added to the park in 1950.
The correct answer to this quiz is Calvin Coolidge.