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Catalog Number 2011.1.01
Object Name Postcard
Scope & Content The item is a postcard of the front of the National McKinley Birthplace Memorial. On the backside of the post card is the following caption, "McKinley National Memorial, Niles, Ohio, This imposing structure honors our martyred 25th President who was born in Niles. It houses a complete library and relics of the era of President McKinley and is located on Route 46." The postcard includes the address for the Wilbur Evans Co., 2120 So. Taylor Rd., Cleveland 18, Ohio. It also includes Plastichrome by Colourpicture Publishers, Inc. Boston, Mass., USA. The photograph was taken by Rosemary Taylor and the postcard is numbered #44769.
Title McKinley National Memorial
Collection Ellen Sheldon Collection
Accession number 2011.1
Archival History Donated July 20, 2011 by Ellen Sheldon
Caption McKinley Memorial
Condition Good
Credit line In memory of Lew Sheldon
Notes The postcard was donated by Ellen Sheldon to the McKinley Birthplace Museum in honor of her husband, Lew Sheldon on July 20, 2011.
People Sheldon, Ellen
Sheldon, Lew
Taylor, Rosemary
McKinley, William
Subjects Post cards
Presidents
Monuments
Museums