Presidents from Hayes through McKinley, 1877-1901: Debating the Issues in Pro and Con Primary Documents

Synopsis

This resource of primary documents and commentary spans from the Hayes through the McKinley administrations, selecting and describing five to ten of the foremost issues of the day. The actual texts of the presidents' positions, along with the opposing viewpoints, are presented. Helpful background information and commentary clarifies the primary sources, accurately depicting this dynamic time in the country's past and providing an invaluable resource to any student of American history.