Life Portrait of William McKinley

In the twenty-fourth in a series on American presidents, historians and scholars discussed the life and career of William… read more

In the twenty-fourth in a series on American presidents, historians and scholars discussed the life and career of William McKinley. Among the issues discussed were his family life, his political career, his assassination, and the Spanish-American War. They also looked at his correspondence and artifacts at the McKinley Museum and at the McKinley National Memorial. During the program a teacher from McKinley High School was interviewed via telephone and guests responded to viewer comments and questions. Mr. Vasbinder is the author of The Architectural Symbolism of the McKinley Memorial. close

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Life Portrait of William McKinley

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Program ID:
151617-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Canton, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Aug 23, 1999
Last Aired:
Jun 9, 2013

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  • Aug 23, 1999 | 9:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 23, 1999 | 11:55am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 27, 1999 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 27, 1999 | 11:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 26, 1999 | 4:54pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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  • Jul 15, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Jun 09, 2013 | 9:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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