Carl Sferazza Anthony, Ida McKinley: The Turn-of-the-Century First Lady through War, Assassination, and Secret Disability. Kent, OH: The Kent State University Press. 2013.
On This Day in McKinley History:
October 4, 1899: The McKinleys set out on a trip across the Midwest. The trip included a stop in Akron, two stops in Indiana, six stops in Illinois, two stops in Minnesota, one stop each in Wisconsin, North Dakota, and South Dakota, four stops in Iowa, another stop in Illinois, three more stops in Wisconsin, four stops in Michigan, and four stops in Ohio, including the final one in Youngstown for a nephew’s wedding. (pp194-195)