William McKinley

President McKinley in Oakland (1901)video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pvoiCvJycmc What a cool video! This was a find on the Library of Congress website. Below is the description from the site. "This most excellent picture...
Teddy Roosevelt - Sunday Morning Globe (September 22nd, 1901)

Here is the front page of the Sunday Morning Globe on September 22nd, 1901. President McKinley had been assassinated eight days earlier in Buffalo...
McKinley & cabinet (Library of Congress)

If you know who POTUS 25 is off the top of your head, congratulations. You are an über history geek. Enjoy the Libary of...
Ebbitt House in 1865 as photographed by Matthew Brady (Wikipedia)

GoDCer and long-distance reader Ben sent in a request to do a little digging on local favorite Old Ebbitt Grill. The restaurant has a...
The New Corcoran Gallery (Washington Times)

Tragedy! I was tipped off by DCist that the Corcoran Gallery might be leaving the District for Alexandria?! Wow, that would be bad. Say it...
Queen Liliuokalani, last royal ruler of Hawaii (1917)

This might be the most unique ideas for a post that I have come up with thus far. Hopefully you will agree and enjoy...
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Chalk this up to our incredible Library of Congress. A silent film by Thomas Edison, shot on March 4th, 1901 at the Capitol. This...

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