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Adams in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

William McKinley

 
 
William McKinley Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 2, 2018
1. William McKinley Memorial Marker
Inscription.

[West Face]
"Let us remember that
our interest is in concord
not conflict - and that our
real eminence rests in
the victories of peace
not those of war"

From President McKinley's Address at Buffalo
September VI MDCCCCI

[Bas-relief panels]

[South Face]
William McKinley addressing
the House of Representatives
on the measure which became
famous under his name

[East Face]
William McKinley delivering
his address at his first
inauguration as
President of the United States
March IV MDCCCXCVII

[North Face]
William McKinley
Commissary Sergeant
at the Battle of Antietam
MDCCCLXII


 
Erected 1903 by Town of Adams.
 
Location. 42° 37.446′ N, 73° 7.198′ W. Marker is in Adams, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker is at the intersection of Park Street (Massachusetts Route 8) and Maple Street, in the median on Park Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Adams MA 01220, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Maple Street Cemetery (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civil War Memorial (about 800
William McKinley Memorial Bas-Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 2, 2018
2. William McKinley Memorial Bas-Relief
South Face
feet away); Susan Brownell Anthony (approx. 0.2 miles away); War Memorial (approx. mile away); Columbia World War I Memorial Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); East Hoosuck Society of Friends Revolutionary War Patriots (approx. 0.3 miles away); Friends Meeting House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Renfrew Manufacturing Company World War Honor Roll (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Adams.
 
Also see . . .
1. William McKinley Bio. (Submitted on June 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. William McKinley Bio. (Submitted on June 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. William McKinley at UVA Miller Center. (Submitted on June 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. William McKinley Presidential Library and Museum. (Submitted on June 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. President McKinley in Adams. (Submitted on June 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismPoliticsWar, US Civil
 
William McKinley Memorial Bas-Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 2, 2018
3. William McKinley Memorial Bas-Relief
East Face
William McKinley Memorial Bas-Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 2, 2018
4. William McKinley Memorial Bas-Relief
North Face
William McKinley Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 2, 2018
5. William McKinley Memorial
William McKinley Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 2, 2018
6. William McKinley Memorial
Looking NNE
William McKinley Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 2, 2018
7. William McKinley Memorial
Looking south
William McKinley Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 2, 2018
8. William McKinley Statue
William McKinley Statue Sculptor's Mark image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 2, 2018
9. William McKinley Statue Sculptor's Mark
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on June 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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