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 Cabin – VIDEO (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.