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Source: The First Million the Hardest
Source type: book
Document type: book chapter
Document title: “Here and There and the Presidents” [chapter 11]
Author(s): Farquhar, A. B.; Crowther, Samuel
Publisher: Doubleday, Page and Company
Place of publication: Garden City, New York
Year of publication: 1922
Pagination: 206-31 (excerpt below includes only page 220)

 
Citation
Farquhar, A. B., and Samuel Crowther. “Here and There and the Presidents” [chapter 11]. The First Million the Hardest. Garden City: Doubleday, Page, 1922: pp. 206-31.
 
Transcription
excerpt of chapter
 
Keywords
A. B. Farquhar; McKinley assassination (personal response); telegrams; McKinley funeral services (Canton, OH: attendees).
 
Named persons
George B. Cortelyou; Myron T. Herrick.
 
Notes
From title page: The First Million the Hardest: An Autobiography.

From title page: By A. B. Farquhar, in Collaboration with Samuel Crowther.
 
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Here and There and the Presidents [excerpt]

The news of his assassination in Buffalo was a great shock. An account of it was telegraphed me by his secretary, Mr. Cortelyou, in the evening, followed by a message every morning and evening until his death. I attended his funeral, entering the church with the Hon. Myron Herrick, our present Ambassador to France. It was most impressive.

 

 


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