The Electrifying Fall of Rainbow City
2016-12-18T21:59:56-05:00https://images.c-span.org/Files/163/20161218220608002_hd.jpgProfessor Margaret Creighton talked about her book The Electrifying Fall of Rainbow City: Spectacle and Assassination at the 1901 World’s Fair, in which she recalls the assassination of President William McKinley at the 1901 World’s Fair in Buffalo.
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Margaret S. Creighton Professor Bates College->History
Mark Sommer Reporter Buffalo News
Leslie Zemsky Director Larkin Square->Special Events and Projects
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