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

McKinley National Memorial

 
 
McKinley National Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
1. McKinley National Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Final resting place of William McKinley
Twenty-fifth President of the
United States of America

A government like ours rests upon the
intelligence, morality and patriotism
of the people
.

Speech delivered by
President William McKinley
December 20, 1898

Donated by Monument Builders of Ohio

 
Erected by Monument Builders of Ohio.
 
Location. 40° 48.386′ N, 81° 23.533′ W. Marker is in Canton, Ohio, in Stark County. Marker is on McKinley Monument Drive NW, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canton OH 44702, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The McKinley National Memorial (a few steps from this marker); William McKinley (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 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line);
McKinley National Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
2. McKinley National Memorial Marker
Building the McKinley National Memorial (about 400 feet away); Base of the Conning Tower of the US Battleship Maine (approx. half a mile away); French Cannon (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canton.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Top of Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
3. Top of Marker
Grow old along with me.
The best is yet to be.
McKinley National Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
4. McKinley National Memorial Marker
McKinley National Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
5. McKinley National Memorial Marker
The McKinley National Memorial can be seen behind the marker.
McKinley National Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
6. McKinley National Memorial
Sarcophagus of President and Mrs. McKinley image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 6, 2015
7. Sarcophagus of President and Mrs. McKinley
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on September 11, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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