Publication information

New York Times
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Congressmen Start for Canton”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: New York, New York
Date of publication: 19 September 1901
Volume number: 51
Issue number: 16131
Pagination: 2

“Congressmen Start for Canton.” New York Times 19 Sept. 1901 v51n16131: p. 2.
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McKinley funeral services (Canton, OH: attendees).
Named persons
William McKinley.

Congressmen Start for Canton

     WASHINGTON, Sept. 18.—A party of United States Senators and members of the House of Representatives left here at 4:30 P. M. to-day to attend the funeral services over the body of President McKinley at Canton to-morrow. The train was in two sections, the first carrying Senators and the second members of the House. Several Senators went on the funeral train last night from Washington, and some from the West will join the party at Canton. The Senate train consisted of five coaches and the House train of ten. Both are expected to reach Canton early to-morrow morning, and, returning, to arrive in Washington Friday morning.