|The assassination of William McKinley occurred on
September 6, 1901, inside the Temple of Music located on
the grounds of the 1901 William McKinley was visiting the
Exposition and was standing in a receiving line shaking
hands with ordinary citizens when he was shot twice by
Leon Czolgosz, a right wing republican extremist. He was
electrocuted less than two months after the assassination.
His grave is unmarked at Soule Cemetery, Sennett Cayuga
County, New York.
|Photos of the resting places of American Presidents
and a few of their friends...Please Click on Pix to Enlarge!
|PHOTO: 1. Pres. William
McKinley. 2. Artist
rendition of assassination.
3. The Temple of Music.
4. .32 caliber Iver-Johnson
5. Leon Czolgosz
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