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

William McKinley

President of the United States

 
 
William McKinley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 17, 2013
1. William McKinley Marker
Inscription. A statesman singularly gifted to unite the discordant forces of government and mould the diverse purposes of men toward progressive and salutary action. A magistrate whose poise of judgment was tested and vindicated in a succession of national emergencies. Good citizen, brave soldier, wise executive, helper and leader of men. Exemplar to his people of the virtues that build and converse the state society and the home.
 
Location. 40° 48.4′ N, 81° 23.55′ W. Marker is in Canton, Ohio, in Stark County. Marker is on McKinley Monument Drive NW north of 7th Street NW. Touch for map. The marker-statue is in front of the McKinley Monument. 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 McKinley National Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Ohio War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named William McKinley (within shouting distance of this marker); Symbolism of the McKinley National Memorial
William McKinley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
2. William McKinley Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Building the McKinley National Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Base of the Conning Tower of the US Battleship Maine (approx. 0.4 miles away); French Cannon (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canton.
 
Also see . . .  William McKinley Memorial. (Submitted on August 9, 2013.)
 
Categories. Politics
 
William McKinley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 17, 2013
3. William McKinley Marker
A full view of the marker/statue in front of the McKinley Monument
Closeup of McKinley Statue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
4. Closeup of McKinley Statue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 8, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 256 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 8, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234.   2. submitted on August 6, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3. submitted on August 8, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234.   4. submitted on August 6, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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