Canton in Stark County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Saxton House
Home of Ida Saxton McKinley
— First Ladies National Historic Site —
Placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. Established as the First Ladies National Historic Site in 2000.
Erected by Canton Preservation Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #25 William McKinley series list.
Location. 40° 47.8′ N, 81° 22.55′ W. Marker is in Canton, Ohio, in Stark County. Marker is on Market Avenue S north of 4th Street, on the right when traveling south. The marker is located in the garden Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 331 Market Street, Canton OH 44702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carnegie Library (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ralph Hay Way (about 500 feet away); Judge Leroy J. Contie, Jr. (about 500 feet away); Mayor Stanley A. Cmich (about 500 feet away); William McKinley (approx. half a mile away); McKinley National Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named The McKinley National Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Ohio War Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canton.
Also see . . . Saxton McKinley House - - National First Ladies Library. (Submitted on August 9, 2013.)
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