This is James A. Garfield Birthsite Park

When you Visit Wear a Mask and Practice Social Distancing.   Restrooms are not available at this site.  The Cabin Will be Open:
Sat Aug 22 10:00-4:00
Sun Aug 23 10:00-1:00
Sat Aug 29 10:00-4:00
VIDEO (below) – Garfield Memorial CabinVIDEO (below)
2017 Thanks Scott Newell (length=10 minutes)

 

 

JAG Birthsite Brochure                        Contact a Docent to open the Cabin (free).

BORN: Orange Township – now the Village of Moreland Hills, Ohio.  November 19, 1831.

MILITARY: Colonel of the 42nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry.  Later he was promoted to brigadier general.

INAUGURATION: 1881 as 20th President of the United States.  His presidency lasted for 100 days.

ASSASSINATED: July 2, 1881 by Charles Guiteau

DIED: Elberton, New Jersey, September 19, 1881.  Entombed: Garfield Memorial, Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.

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