Finding aid for the William McKinley Papers


Title:
William McKinley Papers
Repository:
Western Reserve Historical Society
Phone: 216-721-5722
http://www.wrhs.org
Creator:
McKinley, William
Dates:
1850-1912
Quantity:
6.50 linear feet (16 containers and 1 oversize package)
Abstract:
William McKinley (1843-1901) was the 25th president of the United States. He was shot on 6 September, 1901 and died eight days later. During the American Civil War he was Commissary Sergeant with the 23rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment. His brother-in-law, Andrew J. Duncan also served during the Civil War. The collection consists of photographs, general correspondence, family papers, financial papers, Civil War records of McKinley and A. J. Duncan, and letters of condolence and other material relating to McKinley's death in 1901.
Identification:
MS 3201
Location:
closed stacks
Language:
The records are in English