19. 3/4/1897

“William McKinley (March 4, 1897-September 14, 1901). Republican. In his elections McKinley fought fiercely for upholding the gold standard and high tariffs. His leadership brought victory for the U.S. in 90 days in the Spanish America War. He is also highly regarded for forging a Republican coalition that dominated U.S. politics until the 1930s.”

“U.S. Presidents,” TotallyHistory.com

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