mckinley

  1. T

    WI: McKinley survived assassination

    In 1901, President William McKinley was assassinated. At the time, Teddy Roosevelt was Vice President, put there by Republican political bosses to keep him from getting more power. Obviously, that didn't work out. :) Well, this is the POD: what if McKinley isn't assassinated? This should have...
  2. Salah

    William McKinley

    President of the United States of America from 1897 to 1901, McKinley also happened to be the last Civil War veteran to be elected to that office. It was during his presidency that the Spanish-American War was fought, and that Hawai'i first became a territory of the United States. McKinley...
  3. ucanefan

    William McKinley, opinions

    What are your opinions on him? History channels te men who built America portrayed him in a bad light IMO. Was he really corrupt? Why is so forgotten in history despite being one of four assassinated. (Same with Garfield) was it because his administration was faded away as teddy came in?
  4. ucanefan

    McKinley and Garfield

    Why are these men often forgotten? Not so sure about Garfield but it seems McKinley did some innovative and revolutionary things like having his inauguration recorded and riding in a car. But both were assassinated and it seems at the least they would be remembered for that but most people don't...
  5. oshron

    Could McKinley Have Survived?

    as part of an alternate timeline project, im trying to figure out if it would be at all possible for William McKinley to avoid assassination due to the butterfly effect. basically, his death as assured as much by the conditions that doctors had to work with at that time and place as much as it...
  6. Commander

    President McKinley assassination

    1901, September 6th President William McKinley is shot while attending a reception at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York, by 28-year-old anarchist Leon Czolgosz. McKinley dies eight days later, the third American president assassinated.