William McKinley Monument

William McKinley Monument (HM2AP9)

Location: Toledo, OH 43604 Lucas County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 39.29', W 83° 32.252'

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William McKinley
Born at Niles - Trumbull County, Ohio
January Twenty-Ninth - Eighteen Hundred and Forty-Three
Volunteer Soldier of the Rebellion
Representative in Congress
Twice Governor of Ohio
Twice President of the United States
Died at Buffalo, New York, September Fourteenth
Nineteen Hundred and One
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The President fully realized that his hour
had come - and his mind turned to his maker
he whispered feebly "Nearer my God to Thee"
The words of the hymn
always dear to his heart
then as the final summons came
he faintly murmured: "Goodbye all, Goodbye
it is God's way - his will be done
not ours."
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On the afternoon of October Fifth
Nineteen Hundred and One - Anno Domini
twenty six thousand people
of Toledo and Lucas County
whose names are preserved within this monument
voluntarily contributed
to the fund for its construction
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He made the country better and greater
His career shows the possibilities
of American citizenship
For all time and for all peoples
his name will stand for the sanctity
of the individual - the home -

HM NumberHM2AP9
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Date Added Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 at 2:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 288707 N 4614564
Decimal Degrees41.65483333, -83.53753333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 39.29', W 83° 32.252'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 39' 17.4" N, 83° 32' 15.12" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)419
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 800 Adams St, Toledo OH 43604, US
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