William Jennings Bryan Home

William Jennings Bryan Home
William Jennings Bryan Home
408 South Broadway Salem, IL 62881

Open Saturday, March 19, 2022 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.,m. in honor of William Jennings Bryan's birthday.

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On a visit to Bryan Birthplace Museum, you will see many pictures of Williams Jennings Bryan, newspaper clippings, as well as a variety of awards he received. You will enjoy seeing a flatiron and fire tongs from his boyhood home. There are "life masks" of Bryan and his wife, made about 10 years before his death. Furniture that belonged to his parents, including a bookcase, washstand, and a desk, are on display as well. Bryan's Spanish American war uniform is on display, along with Bryan's chair from his office in Washington, D.C.


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