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Study Hall: 1936
... for my finals. Study Hall This is most likely McKinley Tech High School. My mother graduated from there in 1936, so when I ... might be the artist's signature. The art instructor at McKinley was Alexis B. Many (1879-1937). - Dave] Librarians ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/10/2012 - 8:37pm -

Study Hall: 1936

McKinley Elementary: 1957
Taken in 1957, west side of Chicago. This was the home room group that graduated with me. I'm the little guy, 2nd row, 2nd from the right. Standing next to me on the left is Finn; we had most of the same classes together, including music, and play ... 
 
Posted by Msgt - 12/12/2014 - 9:10pm -

McKinley Elementary: 1957

The Oregon: 1898
... Detroit Publishing Company. View full size. "McKinley's Bulldog" An apt nickname for this battleship, gained ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/02/2012 - 4:16pm -

The Oregon: 1898

Going Up: 1900
... parade included trade associations such as the Jewelers McKinley & Roosevelt Club, and the Drug, Chemicals, Paint, Varnish, and Oil Trades' McKinley & Roosevelt Sound Money Club (perhaps called the DCPVOTMRSMC). ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/13/2012 - 7:57pm -

Going Up: 1900

Mt. Tom Railway: 1908
... Tom was a very fashionable summer retreat, even President Mckinley went there at least once. Holyoke's paper and silk based economy ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/08/2012 - 7:37pm -

Mt. Tom Railway: 1908

Buffalobelisk: 1911
Buffalo, New York, circa 1911. "William McKinley monument, Niagara Square." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit ... even had their own bank and money! Not on the spot McKinley was assassinated in Buffalo in 1901. Six years later, this monument ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/20/2017 - 10:22am -

Buffalobelisk: 1911

Tasty Tom: 1922
... Maddox or Elsie Allen, unknown woman, Senator William B. McKinley , Miss Maddox or Miss Allen, other unknowns. The ... At the White House the turkey was received by Senator McKinley and Representative Fred A. Britten of Illinois: Pyke Johnson, ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 11/22/2012 - 9:55am -

Tasty Tom: 1922

Housewifery 101
"McKinley School lab." Home economics at McKinley High School in Washington circa 1910. Harris & Ewing Collection ... of the era. Of course, I could be wrong.... [McKinley Manual Training School was, at least in name, a vocational high ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/22/2012 - 8:38pm -

Housewifery 101

Buffalo Bank: 1908
... The obelisk is the McKinley Monument in Niagara Square. Pay your dime and climb up to the ... remains Essentially everything in this image except the McKinley Monument was destroyed in "urban renewal" in the 1960s. The site of ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/22/2012 - 10:39am -

Buffalo Bank: 1908

Hotel Nicollet: 1905
... three U.S. presidents – Grover Cleveland, William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt — along with other local and national ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/23/2017 - 10:29am -

Hotel Nicollet: 1905

Inaugural Umbrellas: 1901
March 4, 1901. "President William McKinley second inaugural parade, Pennsylvania Avenue." Brady-Handy Collection ... and capes and think of The Prisoner ? Short Term McKinley, the last veteran of the American Civil War to be elected, would be ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/13/2011 - 12:22pm -

Inaugural Umbrellas: 1901

Expert Truss Fitting: 1900
... Exposition, held in Buffalo -- where President McKinley was shot and later died. Trolly cars They mean Trolly cars. ... Beck made sketches of President McKinley when the president toured the fair and made a speech there. After ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/26/2012 - 12:35pm -

Expert Truss Fitting: 1900

Machine Shop
On close inspection, I see a McKinley political sign. So would that be just before the turn of the century? ... also ran for President in 1896 (losing the nomination to McKinley). The 1896 Republican convention was in June , I would guess flag ... funny man with some notable acquaintances. [Reed and McKinley weren't "primary candidates" -- state presidential preference ... 
 
Posted by John.Debold - 09/21/2011 - 9:15pm -

Machine Shop

Words and Music: 1920
... additionally interesting for the details of President McKinley's grooming regimen. I believe (but can't be positive) that the ... care. It must not be inferred, however, that President McKinley does not know how to handle a razor. He has all the accomplishments ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/06/2012 - 1:56pm -

Words and Music: 1920

Speed Demon: 1904
... Avenue. Delaware Avenue In 1901, President William McKinley was shot at the Pan American Exposition in Buffalo and brought to the ... a parking lot -- with schoolchildren watching.) When McKinley took a turn for the worse, Vice President Theodore Roosevelt made his ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/10/2012 - 12:14am -

Speed Demon: 1904

New York Giants: 1900
... I would say the photo is circa September 26, 1896. [McKinley ran with Roosevelt in 1900, not 1896. Also, the Woodbridge Building ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/19/2012 - 11:38pm -

New York Giants: 1900

Anvil Chorus: 1905
Washington, D.C., circa 1905-1910. "McKinley School shop." Side note: The McKinley track team was called the Blacksmiths. Harris & Ewing. View full ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/22/2012 - 9:30pm -

Anvil Chorus: 1905

Atlantic House: 1907
... Famous guests included President William McKinley, presidential candidate William Jennings Bryon who gave a speech in ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/08/2016 - 7:06pm -

Atlantic House: 1907

Machine Shop: 1917
... Supervising manufacture of practice shells for Navy at McKinley training school." Harris & Ewing Collection glass negative, ... Mr. Hecox, most of whose teaching years were spent at McKinley and Central high schools, was born in Niagara County, New York, and ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/27/2012 - 4:47pm -

Machine Shop: 1917

After Antietam: 1862
... way to go. It’s worth mentioning that President William McKinley was at Antietam as a sergeant in the 23rd Ohio Infantry. One of the 96 monuments on the battlefield is in memory of McKinley; it was erected two years after his assassination in 1901. Then ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/25/2012 - 4:15pm -

After Antietam: 1862

We Are the Champions: 1913
... in the bow tie. Technical High School This was the McKinley Technical High School. The building still stands at 7th and R Streets ... High School in 1902 and was almost immediately renamed McKinley Technical High School. McKinley moved into a new building in 1928, ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/04/2012 - 4:08am -

We Are the Champions: 1913

Nantasket Beach: 1905
... Sarah Bernhardt, Wallis Simpson, President William McKinley and opera star Enrico Caruso, who gave two performances here, all ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/02/2012 - 7:43pm -

Nantasket Beach: 1905

Main Street: 1910
... 1910. The big clock there on the corner, in front of McKinley's Jewelery store tells the time of day (8:18 AM)( This must have been ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/14/2012 - 7:15pm -

Main Street: 1910

High Street Too: 1910
... to the north. At the far right of the frame is the McKinley Memorial monument, built 1906. I'll be sitting on the bench there ... S. High Street. At the far right you can just make out the McKinley Memorial, dedicated in 1906. (The Gallery, DPC, Streetcars) ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/20/2012 - 1:31pm -

High Street Too: 1910

Picket Fences: 1905
... turn of the last century often visited, including William McKinley and James Garfield, who died not far away in Elberon, NJ. President ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/12/2014 - 2:54pm -

Picket Fences: 1905

Good Coal and Wood: 1909
... A park ranger was sent out to tell him that President McKinley, who had been shot earlier by an anarchist, was dying and he had ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/21/2012 - 11:59am -

Good Coal and Wood: 1909

High Roller: 1912
... and the like. (The ambulance that carried President McKinley after being shot was electric.) At the turn of the (last) century, NYC ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/28/2012 - 10:15pm -

High Roller: 1912

Peeking Woman: 1901
... was taken shortly after the assassination of President McKinley. Poor dog Looks like when Rover died they made a rug out of ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/13/2012 - 6:57pm -

Peeking Woman: 1901

A Lion in the Sand: 1900
... license). The lion has killed the elephant: William McKinley and party. The snake is the devil himself as portrayed in the book of ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/24/2011 - 1:32pm -

A Lion in the Sand: 1900

Hobey Baker: 1913
... This is all from memory, having read Michael McKinley's excellent "Putting A Roof On Winter". My goodness! Hobey ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/11/2008 - 2:21pm -

Hobey Baker: 1913
 
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