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Catalog Number 2011.1.06
Object Name Postcard
Scope & Content The item is a postcard that shows the Court of Honor of the McKinley Memorial. The back side includes the caption, "The Court of Honor at the beautiful McKinley Memorial at Niles, Ohio. It is supported by twenty-eight monolithic columns of imposing size and graceful design. The central figure is the statue of William McKinley. The interior is laid out as an Italian garden and is open to the sky in great part." The item is a genuine Curteich-Chicago "C.T. Art-Colortone" post card. The Youngstown News Agency, Youngstown, Ohio is also listed.
Title Court of Honor-McKinley Memorial-Niles, Ohio
Collection Ellen Sheldon Collection
Accession number 2011.1
Archival History Donated July 20, 2011 by Ellen Sheldon
Caption Court of Honor
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
Gardens
Fountains
Marble