McKINLEY, William, Jr., 1843-1901


Oil on canvas, Freeman Thorp, ca. 1890, Collection of U.S. House of Representatives.

Guide to Research Collections

Boston Public Library
Boston, MA
Papers: 3 items.


Columbia University
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
New York, NY
Papers: 1 volume of letters (n.d.) in the Nicholas Murray Butler papers.


Duke University Library
Durham, NC
Papers: In U.S. Presidents’ papers, 1753-1935. 202 items.
Card index in library.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1847-1902. 424 containers.
Correspondence, speeches, messages, scrapbooks, and some records kept at the time of his assassination. Published index. Also on microfilm (98 reels).


Mansfield-Richland County Public Library
Mansfield, OH
Papers: Correspondence in the John Sherman papers, 1839-1921. 46 items.


Navarre-Bethlehem Township Historical Society Archives
Navarre, OH
Papers: Records and papers regarding his law practice in Navarre, beginning 1869.


New-York Historical Society
New York, NY
Papers: Official correspondence (May 16, 1893; January 23, 1895), letter (1898?), and engraved portrait (n.d.).
Finding aid in repository.


Ohio Historical Society
Columbus, OH
Papers: 1892-1896. ca. 3 feet.
Gubernatorial papers and correspondence. Inventory in repository.

Papers: 1898-1902. 1 1/2 feet.
Copies of originals in Rutherford B. Hayes Library.


Rutherford B. Hayes Library
Fremont, OH
Papers: 1898-1902. 7 volumes of telegrams (transcripts).


University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City, IA
Papers: 1897-1901. 98 reels of microfilm.
Originals in Library of Congress.


Western Reserve Historical Society
Cleveland, OH
Papers: 1850-1917. ca. 7 feet.
Correspondence, speeches, financial papers, clippings, and photographs relating to his political career and military service. Unpublished register in repository.

Papers: In Myron Timothy Herrick papers, ca. 1827-1935. ca. 17 feet.
Includes correspondence (1889-1906) from Ida and William McKinley. Unpublished register in library. Restricted.