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Canton in Stark County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

William McKinley

 
 
William McKinley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
1. William McKinley Marker
Inscription.
25th President
of the United States
Born 1843 Died 1901
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He was an obedient and affectionate son, patriotic and faithful as a soldier, honest and upright as a citizen, tender and devoted as a husband, and truthful, generous, unselfish, moral and clean in every relation of life.
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Erected by
the employees of the
Philadelphia Post Office

Sponsored by
Canton Lions Club
1958

 
Erected 1958.
 
Location. 40° 48.382′ N, 81° 23.576′ W. Marker is in Canton, Ohio, in Stark County. Marker is on McKinley Monument Drive NW, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located in front of the Wm. McKinley Presidential Library and Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Canton OH 44708, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The McKinley National Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named William McKinley (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named McKinley National Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Building the McKinley National Memorial
William McKinley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
2. William McKinley Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ohio War Memorial (about 300 feet away); Symbolism of the McKinley National Memorial (about 300 feet away); Base of the Conning Tower of the US Battleship Maine (approx. 0.4 miles away); French Cannon (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Canton.
 
Also see . . .  Biography of William McKinley. (Submitted on August 6, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
William McKinley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
3. William McKinley Marker
Closeup of William McKinley image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
4. Closeup of William McKinley
McKinley National Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
5. McKinley National Memorial
The McKinley National Memorial, which contains the remains of President McKinley and his wife, is located within sight of the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 158 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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