Kent State University Press
"I knew you as a soldier, a congressman, as governor, and now as President-elect. How shall I address you?" asked a well-wisher shortly after American voters elected William McKinley. "Call me Major," McKinley replied. "I earned that. I am not so sure of the rest." William H. Armstrong, an Ohioan an....
"Valor, Talent, And Patronage: Civil War Service Influenced A Future President's Political Views,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 2
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol2/iss3/30