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McKinley, William

(Encyclopedia) McKinley, William, 1843?1901, 25th president of the United States (1897?1901), b. Niles, Ohio. He was educated at Poland (Ohio) Seminary and Allegheny College. After service in the?

William McKinley

A Republican congressman from Ohio, William McKinley beat out William Jennings Bryan in 1896 to become the 25th president of the United States. McKinley called for war against Spain in 1898, partly?

Hitchcock, Ethan Allen

(Encyclopedia) Hitchcock, Ethan Allen, 1835?1909, U.S. Secretary of the Interior (1898?1907), b. Mobile, Ala. He was appointed minister to Russia in 1897 but was called into McKinley's cabinet?

William McKinley Biography

William McKinleyBorn: 1/29/1843Birthplace: Niles, Ohio William McKinley was born in Niles, Ohio, on Jan. 29, 1843. He taught school, then served in the Civil War, rising from the ranks to?

Ida Saxton McKinley

Ida Saxton McKinley was the wife of U.S. President William McKinley and served as First Lady from 1897 until her husband's assassination in 1901. From a well-to-do family, she began her relationship?

Gage, Lyman Judson

(Encyclopedia) Gage, Lyman Judson, 1836?1927, American banker and cabinet member, b. Madison co., N.Y. He moved to Chicago in 1855 and from 1868 was associated with the First National Bank of Chicago?

Denali National Park and Preserve

(Encyclopedia) Denali National Park and Preserve d?nl?, in the Alaska Range, S central Alaska; comprising Denali National Park (4,740,912 acres/1,919,398 hectares), est. as Mt. McKinley National?

Stuck, Hudson

(Encyclopedia) Stuck, Hudson, 1863?1920, American missionary and explorer, b. London, England. He emigrated to the United States in 1885, graduated from the Univ. of the South (1892), and was dean (?