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William McKinley and our America

Richard L. McElroy

William McKinley and our America

a pictorial history

by Richard L. McElroy

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Published by Stark County Historical Society in Canton, Ohio .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • McKinley, William, 1843-1901 -- Pictorial works.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Pictorial works.,
    • United States -- History -- 1865-1921 -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Richard L. McElroy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE711.6 .M14 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 209 p. :
      Number of Pages209
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL622419M
      ISBN 100963471201, 096347121X
      LC Control Number96221578

      But now, the number of places officially named after presidents has shrunk by one: William McKinley has been laid low by the tallest mountain in North America. The talk, in which Goldman did not advocate violence but expressed understanding for those driven to it, was a great influence on Czolgosz; he later stated that her words burned in his head. The cause of the explosion is not known to this day. Though the American press and public were outraged by the bloodshed, McKinley hoped to avoid intervention and pressed Spain to make concessions. Babcock, grand marshal of the Exposition, regarded the building as ideal for the purpose.

      In Cuba, Santiago was captured. Charles Everett Benedict editor. Governor James E. We still have two islands that we acquired from that era, Puerto Rico and Guam. McKinley arrived just on time, glanced at the arrangements, and walked over to his place, where he stood with Milburn on his left and Cortelyou on his right.

      According to historian Stanley Jones in his study of the election, Another feature common to the Reed and Allison campaigns was their failure to make headway against the tide which was running toward McKinley. It is also a brief for the slow-and-steady school of leadership, a subtle reminder that showboating moralizers can be balanced by grounded and wiser souls. Coletta editor. Both William and Ida McKinley placed their property in the hands of the fund's trustees who included Hanna and Kohlsaatand the supporters raised and contributed a substantial sum of money. He was then told who had been shot. What is most intriguing to me is how he would have handled the power of big business.


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William McKinley and our America by Richard L. McElroy Download PDF Ebook

With party peace in Ohio assured, McKinley turned to the national arena. Governor James E. Horner noted, "what is certainly true is that in the two men began to develop a close working relationship that helped put McKinley in the White House.

He certainly was not one of the greats, like Lincoln or Franklin Roosevelt, who both guided the country through perilous times. As the crisis seemed to have passed, dignitaries started to leave on September 9, confident of the President's recovery.

Cortelyou, the President's secretary; Col. Seeing this, McKinley reached for his left hand instead. Hanna, however, was little seen in the campaign; he spent much of his time raising funds for the election of legislators pledged to vote for Sherman in the senatorial election.

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SpielmanK. He notes that the willful, flamboyant Roosevelt upstaged the staid, placid McKinley. As Phillips notes, "no documents, no diaries, no confidential letters to Mark Hanna or anyone else contain his secret hopes or veiled stratagems.

House of Representatives. McKinley's election marked the William McKinley and our America book of a William McKinley and our America book of Republican dominance in American politics that did not end until the election of Franklin D.

They found the bullet had passed through the stomach, then through the transverse colonand vanished through the peritoneum after penetrating a corner of the left kidney.

Under Colonel Eliakim P. Exposition Press. Word that he had admitted to being an anarchist led to attacks on others of that William McKinley and our America book one was nearly lynched in Pittsburgh. He considered shooting the President during his speech, but felt he could not be certain of hitting his target; he was also being jostled by the crowd.

The following day, McKinley was standing in a receiving line at the exposition when an unemployed Detroit mill worker named Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the chest at point-blank range.

Among the possible candidates spoken of were McKinley, Reed, and the aging Blaine. Q: Where would you rank him among presidents? Touted by Hanna as the "advance agent of prosperity" and the protector of America's financial interests in contrast to Bryan's radical policies, McKinley won the popular vote by a margin of some , the largest victory in 25 years; he also won more than a third more electoral votes than Bryan.

He was heard to say, "I done my duty. Congress thereupon voted three resolutions tantamount to a declaration of war for the liberation and independence of Cuba. When Blaine stated he was not a candidate, Foraker returned to Sherman, but the nomination went to former Indiana senator Benjamin Harrisonwho was elected president.

While greeting visitors at the fair, anarchist Leon Czolgosz shot McKinley twice in the torso. Dawessought to elect delegates pledged to vote for McKinley at the national convention in St.

He just liked people.Nov 06,  · To his detractors, William McKinley seemed an unlikely figure to be presiding over the transformation of America. In this view, the affable, stolid, seemingly plodding McKinley hadn’t really led America through the momentous developments of his presidency but rather had himself been manipulated by events beyond his galisend.com: Simon & Schuster.

Sep 05,  · William McKinley served in the U.S. Congress, as governor of Ohio and as 25th U.S. president during the Spanish-American War before his assassination in William McKinley Jr.

was born in in Niles, Ohio, the seventh of nine children of William McKinley Sr. and Nancy (née Allison) McKinley. The McKinleys were of English and Scots-Irish descent and had settled in western Pennsylvania in the 18th century, tracing back to a David McKinley who was born in Dervock, County Antrim, in present-day Northern galisend.comnant: Andrew L.

Harris.William McKinley Jr. pdf born in in Niles, Ohio, the seventh of nine pdf of William McKinley Sr. and Nancy (née Allison) McKinley. The McKinleys were of English and Scots-Irish descent and had settled in western Pennsylvania in the 18th century, tracing back to a David McKinley who was born in Dervock, County Antrim, in present-day Northern galisend.comnant: Andrew L.

Harris.primary sources related to the Presidents of the United States primary sources related to William McKinley. Skip to main content. Library LibGuides Primary Sources: U.S. Presidents Book Sources: William McKinley A selection of books/e-books available in Trible Library. Our Fallen Chieftain, William McKinley: A Sermon by F.

L. Goodspeed.Ebook 10,  · The Clark Kent of American Presidents. Steve So obscure is the popular perception of William McKinley, our 25th president, who was assassinated early in .