Register of deaths entry, October 29, 1901, Leon Czolgosz

Record of death of Leon Czolgosz in Auburn Prison physician's log, 1901. Czolgosz was executed for the assassination of President William McKinley in Buffalo on September 6, 1901. The physician's notes indicate that the prisoner's body was buried in "sulphuric acid and lime" after the execution.
Date Original
October 29 1901
New York State Archives, Auburn Prison. Register of deaths, 1888-1937. Series B0056-77, Box 1, Volume 1.
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Cayuga County