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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Area shines bright during RNC weeksaid the group helped clear invasive plant species near the Boston Store Visito
Area shines bright during RNC week
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 18 hours ago
said the group helped clear invasive plant species near the Boston Store Visitors Center July 21. She added that the James A. Garfield National Historic Site, in Mentor, which the National Park Service oversees, reported very heavy visitation... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Area shines bright during RNC weeksaid the group helped clear invasive plant species near the Boston Store Visito
Area shines bright during RNC week
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
said the group helped clear invasive plant species near the Boston Store Visitors Center July 21. She added that the James A. Garfield National Historic Site, in Mentor, which the National Park Service oversees, reported very heavy visitation... Read more
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Daily Press
What became of previous assassins and would-be assassinsin 1861. •John Wilkes Booth Assassinated Abraham Lincoln, 1865. Shot dead by
What became of previous assassins and would-be assassins
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
in 1861. •John Wilkes Booth Assassinated Abraham Lincoln, 1865. Shot dead by pursuer. •Charles J. Guiteau Assassinated James A. Garfield, 1881. Hanged in 1882 after being held at St. Elizabeths Hospital. •Leon Czolgosz Assassinated William... Read more
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The News-Herald
President Garfield hosts inaugural 5KMentor resident Sean Sintic poses with his children, Evan and Emma, July 24 at
President Garfield hosts inaugural 5K
The News-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Mentor resident Sean Sintic poses with his children, Evan and Emma, July 24 at the James A. Garfield National Historic Site before the start of the Garfield Gallop 5K. Tracey Read-The News-Herald James A. Garfield will always be remembered for... Read more
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The News-Herald
Lake County succeeded in making connections with 2016 Republican National Conventionpopular tourism sites that welcomed Republican state delegations during convent
Lake County succeeded in making connections with 2016 Republican National Convention
The News-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
popular tourism sites that welcomed Republican state delegations during convention week were Historic Kirtland and the James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Mentor. Lake County Commissioner Kevin Malecek joined delegates from Utah for... Read more
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Raw Story
This forgotten 1968 gunfight between police and black men happened just 5.6 miles from the RNCshoot-out occurred. In an elaborate sandstone tomb in Lakeview Cemetery lies th
This forgotten 1968 gunfight between police and black men happened just 5.6 miles from the RNC
Raw Story / Posted 9 days ago
shoot-out occurred. In an elaborate sandstone tomb in Lakeview Cemetery lies the body of the nation’s 20th president, James A. Garfield. Garfield, a native of northeast Ohio, was a Civil War general who fought to end slavery. Later as... Read more
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The News-Herald
Lake County Captains victory, James A. Garfield bobbleheads are big hitsPresident James A. Garfield (re-enactor Ed Haney) and Captains minority owner R
Lake County Captains victory, James A. Garfield bobbleheads are big hits
The News-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
President James A. Garfield (re-enactor Ed Haney) and Captains minority owner Ray Murphy chat on the Classic Park concourse on July 17. David S. Glasier — The News-Herald Everything about the letter-perfect summer day at Classic Park felt... Read more
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Salon.com
5 feminist history reasons to visit Cleveland — whether you’re protesting, attending or working the Republican National Conventionknown as the Free Speech Chapel, the one-room white wooden structure was built
5 feminist history reasons to visit Cleveland — whether you’re protesting, attending or working the Republican National Convention
Salon.com / Posted 12 days ago
known as the Free Speech Chapel, the one-room white wooden structure was built between 1856-1858, when future president James A. Garfield was not permitted to speak at the Congregational Church across the street, out of fear that his speech... Read more
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Roll Call
Home-State Republicans Keep Distance as Trump Comes to Townthe Buckeye State. The state has produced eight presidents: William Henry Harr
Home-State Republicans Keep Distance as Trump Comes to Town
Roll Call / Posted 12 days ago
the Buckeye State. The state has produced eight presidents: William Henry Harrison, Ulysses S. Grant, Rutherford B. Hayes, James A. Garfield, Benjamin Harrison, William McKinley, William Howard Taft and Warren G. Harding. It has produced prominent... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Convention Drama is Hardly Unconventional Part of U.S. Historyto emerge from the fray and snag the candidacy. Some dark horse candidates — in
Convention Drama is Hardly Unconventional Part of U.S. History
Boise Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
to emerge from the fray and snag the candidacy. Some dark horse candidates — including James K. Polk, Abraham Lincoln and James A. Garfield — rode the momentum that carried them to the top of their party’s ticket all the way to the White House.... Read more
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Orange County Register
What to watch for at Republican ConventionOnly four years later, he was giving his own convention acceptance speech. At
What to watch for at Republican Convention
Orange County Register / Posted 12 days ago
Only four years later, he was giving his own convention acceptance speech. At the Republicans’ 1880 convention in Chicago, James A. Garfield, head of the Ohio delegation and the Convention Rules Committee, gave a speech designed to stampede the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
In American politics, being VP is no sure path to better thingsHenry Harrison, Zachary Taylor, Warren Harding and Franklin D. Roosevelt) or as
In American politics, being VP is no sure path to better things
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 14 days ago
Henry Harrison, Zachary Taylor, Warren Harding and Franklin D. Roosevelt) or assassination (Presidents Abraham Lincoln, James A. Garfield, William McKinley and John F. Kennedy). (One, Gerald Ford, made it to the highest office after his... Read more
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ajc.com
In American politics, being VP is no sure path to better thingsHenry Harrison, Zachary Taylor, Warren Harding and Franklin D. Roosevelt) or as
In American politics, being VP is no sure path to better things
ajc.com / Posted 14 days ago
Henry Harrison, Zachary Taylor, Warren Harding and Franklin D. Roosevelt) or assassination (Presidents Abraham Lincoln, James A. Garfield, William McKinley and John F. Kennedy). (One, Gerald Ford, made it to the highest office after his... Read more
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The News-Herald
Museums and libraries offer learning opportunities in Northeast Ohiocarriages — among antique pipes, carousel horses and more. See the buggies of L
Museums and libraries offer learning opportunities in Northeast Ohio
The News-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
carriages — among antique pipes, carousel horses and more. See the buggies of Lucille Ball, President William McKinley and James A. Garfield, and two British queens. Not quite museums ... These Cleveland-area institutions don’t qualify as museums... Read more
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Philly.com
Reports to Collingswood police multiplied after call-911 policy startedweeks of the academic year. The police reports were not evenly distributed acr
Reports to Collingswood police multiplied after call-911 policy started
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
weeks of the academic year. The police reports were not evenly distributed across the district's five elementary schools. James A. Garfield Elementary School, Thomas Sharp Elementary School, and Zane North Elementary School each saw only one... Read more
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The Hill
All delegates are unboundindividual member thereof to vote his individual sentiments.” In the following
All delegates are unbound
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
individual member thereof to vote his individual sentiments.” In the following convention in 1880, rules committee chair James A. Garfield, who wound up winning the nomination himself on the 36th ballot and the White House that fall, wrote what... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Statehouse display has memorabilia from Ohio's 8 presidentspresidential contests. It also was home to eight presidents: William Henry Harr
Statehouse display has memorabilia from Ohio's 8 presidents
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 19 days ago
presidential contests. It also was home to eight presidents: William Henry Harrison, Ulysses S. Grant, Rutherford B. Hayes, James A. Garfield, Benjamin Harrison, William McKinley, William Howard Taft and Warren G. Harding. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Statehouse display has memorabilia from Ohio's 8 presidentspresidential contests. It also was home to eight presidents: William Henry Harr
Statehouse display has memorabilia from Ohio's 8 presidents
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 19 days ago
presidential contests. It also was home to eight presidents: William Henry Harrison, Ulysses S. Grant, Rutherford B. Hayes, James A. Garfield, Benjamin Harrison, William McKinley, William Howard Taft and Warren G. Harding. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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Philly.com
Collingswood police questioned schoolkids about brownies, name-calling, a zombie drawingpolicy was adopted, and the end of school June 17. Tatem and Zane North each h
Collingswood police questioned schoolkids about brownies, name-calling, a zombie drawing
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
policy was adopted, and the end of school June 17. Tatem and Zane North each had three cases. Police were dispatched to James A. Garfield Elementary once, when a school employee reported $45 missing from her purse. They never went to Mark Newbie... Read more
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The News-Herald
Young Thespians: Summer stock a youth rite of passageas Nicely-Nicely Johnson. I was an incurable ham, but I was just trying to keep
Young Thespians: Summer stock a youth rite of passage
The News-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
as Nicely-Nicely Johnson. I was an incurable ham, but I was just trying to keep up with those pros. Ed Haney, our local James A. Garfield impersonator, was amongst the cast, as well as a lot of local high schoolers from Madison and Perry who... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 2, 2016saying that "these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and inde
This day in history, July 2, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
saying that "these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and independent States." In 1881, President James A. Garfield was shot by Charles J. Guiteau at the Washington railroad station; Garfield died the following September.... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacsaying that "these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and inde
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
saying that "these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and independent States." In 1881, President James A. Garfield was shot by Charles J. Guiteau at the Washington railroad station; Garfield died the following September.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historysaying that "these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and inde
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 28 days ago
saying that "these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and independent States." In 1881, President James A. Garfield was shot by Charles J. Guiteau at the Washington railroad station; Garfield died the following September.... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historysaying that "these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and inde
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 28 days ago
saying that "these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and independent States." In 1881, President James A. Garfield was shot by Charles J. Guiteau at the Washington railroad station; Garfield died the following September.... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneersAmendment and Jackie O's Firefly Amber. Elsewhere, the Cleveland area has plen
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneers
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Amendment and Jackie O's Firefly Amber. Elsewhere, the Cleveland area has plenty of bonafide political sites — like the James A. Garfield Memorial, honoring the Ohio-born 20th president, and the First Ladies National Historic Site 60 miles away... Read more
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The News-Times
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneersFILE - This April 22, 2016 file photo shows the James A. Garfield National Hist
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneers
The News-Times / Posted 29 days ago
FILE - This April 22, 2016 file photo shows the James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Mentor, Ohio. President Garfield lived here with his wife and five children. Garfield was nominated in 1880 at a brokered convention. The site may be of... Read more
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Darien News-Review
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneersFILE - This April 22, 2016 file photo shows the James A. Garfield National Hist
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneers
Darien News-Review / Posted 29 days ago
FILE - This April 22, 2016 file photo shows the James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Mentor, Ohio. President Garfield lived here with his wife and five children. Garfield was nominated in 1880 at a brokered convention. The site may be of... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneersFILE - This April 22, 2016 file photo shows the James A. Garfield National Hist
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneers
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 29 days ago
FILE - This April 22, 2016 file photo shows the James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Mentor, Ohio. President Garfield lived here with his wife and five children. Garfield was nominated in 1880 at a brokered convention. The site may be of... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneersFILE - This April 22, 2016 file photo shows the James A. Garfield National Hist
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneers
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 29 days ago
FILE - This April 22, 2016 file photo shows the James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Mentor, Ohio. President Garfield lived here with his wife and five children. Garfield was nominated in 1880 at a brokered convention. The site may be of... Read more
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The New Canaan News
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneersFILE - This April 22, 2016 file photo shows the James A. Garfield National Hist
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneers
The New Canaan News / Posted 29 days ago
FILE - This April 22, 2016 file photo shows the James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Mentor, Ohio. President Garfield lived here with his wife and five children. Garfield was nominated in 1880 at a brokered convention. The site may be of... Read more
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The Christian Post
Evangelical Pastors Advise Trump: Why Are Christians Divided?— if a mere 50 percent of eligible Christian voters would vote, the political l
Evangelical Pastors Advise Trump: Why Are Christians Divided?
The Christian Post / Posted 1 months ago
— if a mere 50 percent of eligible Christian voters would vote, the political landscape would change dramatically. James A. Garfield, an ordained minister and twentieth President of the United States, said, "Now, more than ever before, the... Read more

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