“Mr. Garfield’s been shot down, shot down, shot down… Mr. Garfield’s been shot down low”
“Mr. Garfield” – Johnny Cash (1965)
The President James A. Garfield Monument and Crypt
Lake View Cemetery – Cleveland, Ohio
Architect: George Keller
Architecture: Romanesque, Gothic and Byzantine styles
Construction begun in 1885
Dedicated in 1890
Constructed of Berea Sandstone
Height: 180 ft.
The caskets of the President and Lucretia Garfield on display – the only U.S. President whose casket can be publicly viewed.
Photos taken April 27, 2013