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WILLIAM MCKINLEY MARKER

 

 

 

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Artwork

Title Artist Date

William McKinley Marker

Unknown

1907


 

Medium

Medium Category

Bronze Plaque on Granite Boulder

 

Plaque

Measurements

Unit Measure Object Height Object Width Object Depth Object Diameter
Feet 1.5 2 N/A N/A
 
Unit Measure Base Height Base Width Base Depth Base Diameter
Feet 2 N/A N/A 3

Description

Description
The plaque is mounted to an oblong granite boulder. The inscription on the plaque reads: "In the Pan-American Temple of Music which covered this spot President McKinley was fatally shot Sept. 4, 1901. This marker placed by the Buffalo Historical Society."





 

Biographical Info.

Bio.
President William McKinley was greeting visitors to the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo when he was fatally wounded by the bullet of assassin Leon Czolgosz.




 

Location History

Location Purpose Date Verified Current Record
Fordham Drive median between Elmwood Ave. and Lincoln Parkway Display December 2003 Yes

Conservation/Preservation History

Treatment Performed by Date Completed Previous Object Condition New Object Condition Previous Base Condition New Base Condition Current Record
Russell-Marti Conservation Services Inc. Fall 1999 Poor Excellent Good Good Yes

Condition Survey History

Surveyed By Purpose Date Completed Object Condition Base Condition Current Record
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A