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Catalog Number 2011.1.05
Object Name Postcard
Scope & Content The item is a postcard that shows the side and back of the McKinley Memorial including the park. The back side includes the caption, "A beautiful park in the center of the city surrounds the Memorial to William McKinley at Niles, Ohio. Near the south wing of the memorial which contains the library are seen the picturesque monument to the Civil War Veterans, a Civil War cannon and a field piece used in the World's War-'17 - '19." The item is a genuine Curteich-Chicago "C.T. Art-Colortone" post card.
Title McKinley Memorial and Park, Niles, Ohio
Collection Ellen Sheldon Collection
Accession number 2011.1
Archival History Donated July 20, 2011 by Ellen Sheldon
Caption Memorial and Park
Condition Good
Credit line In memory of Lew Sheldon
Notes Donated by Ellen Sheldon on July 20, 2011 to the McKinley Birthplace Museum in honor of her husband, Lew Sheldon.
People Sheldon, Ellen
Sheldon, Lew
McKinley, William
Subjects Presidents
Museums
Memorials
Historic sites
Statues
Cannons
War
Parks