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Source: Pacific Commercial Advertiser
Source type: newspaper
Document type: photograph
Document title: “The Last Photograph Taken at the Request of President M’Kinley”
Image size (in source, approx. h x w): unknown
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Honolulu, Hawaii Territory
Date of publication:
4 October 1901
Volume number: 34
Issue number: 5979
Pagination: [13]

“The Last Photograph Taken at the Request of President M’Kinley.” Pacific Commercial Advertiser 4 Oct. 1901 v34n5979: p. [13].
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William McKinley (photographs); William McKinley (at Niagara Falls, NY: 6 Sept. 1901: photographs); Ethan A. Hitchcock (photographs); John G. Milburn (photographs); George F. Foster (photographs).
Named persons
George F. Foster [in notes]; Ethan A. Hitchcock [in notes]; John G. Milburn [in notes].
The descriptive text accompanying the caption reads as follows: “This Photograph Was Taken at the Special Request of the President at One O’Clock on Friday, While, with Secretary Hitchcock and Mr. Milburn, He Stood Looking at Niagara Falls. Three Hours Later He Was Shot. Behind the President Stands Secret Service Agent Foster, Who First Seized the Assassin After the Shooting.”

.Title herein taken from caption.

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The Last Photograph Taken at the Request of President M’Kinley

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