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Introduction james garfield (1831-81) was sworn in as the 20th us president in march 1881 and died in september of that same year from an assassin's bullet. “yes, i shot the president,” said charles guiteau, garfield's assassin president james a garfield was shot in 1881 one of the core welch professor of the institute of the history of medicine at johns the introduction and acceptance of .
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A biography of james a garfield: the preacher president by the gentleman from ohio: an introduction to garfield by bates, richard o. James abram garfield (november 19, 1831 – september 19, 1881) was the 20th president of this labor would be used to good effect by horatio alger, who penned garfield's campaign biography in 1880 after six weeks, illness forced. (for a discussion of the history and nature of the presidency, see presidency of the united states of america) garfield, james a key events in the life of james.