External Web Sites
President: An Online Reference Resource
The Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University
of Virginia presents essays about William McKinley and
his life before, during, and after his presidential terms.
It also provides biographical information about
the cabinet officials that served in his administration.
The Era of William McKinley
The Ohio State University's eHistory Web site contains
articles, photographs, and political cartoons related to
HarpWeek: The Presidential
This HarpWeek Web site features political cartoons from
Harper's Weekly, Leslie's
Illustrated Weekly, Vanity
Fair, Puck, Judge, and American
Political Prints, 1766-1876: A Catalog of the Collections
in the Library of Congress. It
provides explanations of the historical context and images
of each cartoon, campaign overviews, biographical sketches,
a review of the era's major issues, and other valuable information
related to McKinley's presidential campaigns in 1896
McKinley Memorial Library, Museum & Birthplace
This site contains information about the National McKinley Birthplace Memorial located in Niles, Ohio, which includes the McKinley Museum and the McKinley Memorial Library, a public library. In addition, a link is provided to the McKinley Birthplace Home & Research Center, which provides a biography, a genealogy, and a compilation of related Web Sites.
The Internet Public Library's POTUS (Presidents of the
United States) Web site provides background information,
election results, a list of cabinet members, notable events,
and some points of interest on each of the presidents.
Links to biographies, historical documents, and other presidential
sites also are included.
White House: William McKinley
The official White House Web site presents a brief biography
of William McKinley and his wife, Ida
William McKinley Presidential Library and Museum
This site provides information about the William McKinley
Presidential Library and Museum, which is owned and operated
by the Stark County Historical Society. Also included is
information concerning the McKinley Monument located in Canton,