September 5, 1901
The McKinleys rescheduled their visit for September. They arrived in Buffalo on the evening of September 4th. On the 5th the President spoke to a large crowd at the Pan-American Exposition about the need for mutual cooperation among the countries of the Western hemisphere.
Did You Know?
When President William McKinley was shot in 1901, he was the third American president to be assassinated in 36 years. Abraham Lincoln had died in 1865, and James Garfield had been assassinated in 1881, only 20 years earlier. More...