3,514Aug 15, 2003
Book Discussion on Murdering McKinley
Eric Rauchway talked about his book, Murdering McKinley: The Making of Theodore Roosevelt’s America published by Hill and Wang, which recounts how assassin Leon Czolgosz, the late ...
2,860Jun 10, 2013
First Lady Ida McKinley
Carl Sferrazza Anthony and Richard Norton Smith talked about the life and influence of first lady Ida McKinley and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Among the topics ...
2,172Aug 23, 1999
Life Portrait of William McKinley
In the twenty-fourth in a series on American presidents, historians and scholars discussed the life and career of William McKinley. Among the issues discussed were his family life, his ...
1,358Jun 22, 2011
Q&A with Scott Miller
Scott Miller is the author of the new book on the assassination of President William McKinley on September 6, 1901. In the book Mr. Miller examines President McKinley and his assassin, Leon ...
647Oct 20, 2010
The Modern Presidency, Part 1
Presidential historian Richard Norton Smith lectured a class on what he termed the beginning of the "modern presidency". The first portion of the class focused on President William McKinley.
488Jun 8, 2002
Book Discussion on Stolen Glory
Dr. Fisher discussed his new book, Stolen Glory: The McKinley Assassination, published by Alamar Books. In the book, the author chronicles the events leading up to the assassination ...
326Dec 10, 1995
President McKinley Profile
In the first of an eight part series on the Ohio presidents, the life of William McKinley, the 25th president who served from 1897 to 1901, was profiled. Historians and scholars discussed the ...
290Jul 14, 2000
1896 Presidential Campaign
Mr. Ritchie talked about the campaign between Democrat William Jennings Bryan and
Republican William McKinley, the historical significance of the campaign and its lessons
283Aug 18, 1999
Papers of William McKinley
John Sellers talked about the personal and public papers of President McKinley. He focused on papers regarding the war with Spain, his inaugural address, and the lack of personal written ...
217Aug 19, 1999
William McKinley and the Civil War
Ms. Reardon talked about President McKinley’s participation in the Battle of Antietam in which he had been a supply sergeant. She also talked about the battle itself and about the ...
164Jul 12, 2012
Ohio Statehouse Tour
Gregg Dodd gave a tour of the Ohio Statehouse. He pointed out art, architecture, and historical artifacts. Mr. Dodd talked about President Abraham Lincoln’s multiple visits to ...
160Aug 18, 1999
William McKinley Biographical Vignette
A short summary was given of William McKinley’s accomplishments and life history.
154Aug 18, 1999
William McKinley Birthplace
Mr. Finan talked about the family and childhood home of William McKinley.
145Feb 16, 2004
Members of a President’s Day panel talked about the presidential biographies they wrote for Times Books' American Presidents series. Mr. Schlesinger, the general editor of the ...
126Aug 17, 1999
President McKinley Portrayal
Mr. Wilson, as President McKinley, delivered a speech on the problems of the nation.
103Nov 19, 2003
American Presidents Panel
The panel discussion featured four historians, all of whom contributed biographies to the American Presidents Series, published by Times Books. Panelists talked about their writing experiences, ...
25Sep 14, 1996
President McKinley Death Anniversary
Mr. Sellers talked about the life and career of President McKinley, the 25th president of the United States while several photographs and drawings from the Library of Congress collection were ...
24Nov 10, 1993
During a stop of the C-SPAN School Bus, Mr. Wyss discussed the legacy of the McKinley administration and his subsequent assassination.