Pan-American Exposition Scrapbooks, President William McKinley

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Pan-American Exposition Scrapbooks, President William McKinley

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Consists of 2 vols. of mounted newspaper clippings from Buffalo newspapers, with index, chronicling President McKinley's visit to the 1901 Pan-American Exposition and assassination. Included in pocket of Vol. 1 is the score to Beautiful Island of Somewhere, which was sung at McKinley's funeral. Also included in this online exhibit is the program from President McKinley's funeral held at the Milburn Residence in Buffalo.

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Death and Burial of President William McKinley. Volume 1
Vol. 1 of 2 scrapbooks chronicling the death and burial of President McKinley. Included is the score (6 leaves) to Beautiful Island of Somewhere, which was sung at McKinley's funeral.

Death and Burial of President William McKinley. Volume 2
Vol. 2 of 2 scrapbooks chronicling the death and burial of President McKinley.

Death and Burial of President William McKinley. Index
Typescript index to the scrapbooks chronicling the death and burial of President McKinley.

Funeral service in honor of William McKinley : our martyred President, September 15 1901, at the Milburn residence.
Rare Book Room copy number 61 of 250; with portrait of President McKinley pasted on the upper cover; tied with a purple cord; includes a service bulletin from a memorial service in honor of President McKinley at the Delaware Avenue Baptist Church
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