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Catalog Number 2010.1.15a
Object Name Letter
Scope & Content The letter is dated December 18, 1901 and is written to Mrs. Ida McKinley from John Heron. It discusses Heron's son, William George McKinley Heron, who he writes was named after the President. John Heron tells Mrs. McKinley how saddened he was to learn of the President's death and that he wants nothing in return for the letter and picture he enclosed but just wants her to have it in honor of the late President.
Creator John Heron
Title Letter from John Heron to Mrs. Ida McKinley
Collection Bechtel Collection
Accession number 2010.1
Caption front of letter
Condition Good
Credit line BECHTEL
Notes Bought by the McKinley Birthplace Museum from Mr. Bechtel in 2010.
People McKinley, Mrs. Ida
Heron, John
Heron, William George McKinley
McKinley, William
Subjects Correspondence
Presidents' wives
Year Range from 1897
Year Range to 1901