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Dr. Van Hoy's Public History Class, St. Mary's University

Teresa Van Hoy is Professor of History and current O’Connor Chair for the History of Hispanic Texas and the Southwest. In spring 2017, she and her public history students contributed Mexican-American responses to the Lincoln assassination to the Remembering Lincoln website.

Contributed Responses

Elihu Burritt on Abraham Lincoln

Elihu Burritt on Abraham Lincoln

Newspaper from Jul. 1, 1867

Patriotic Club of Mexico

Patriotic Club of Mexico

Newspaper from Friday April 28, 1865

A Letter to the Editor: Ball of Union Lodge No. 3 of Texas I.O.G.T.

Ball of Union Lodge No. 3 of Texas

Newspaper from May. 14, 1867

The Toronto Globe - The Feeling in Canada: Opinion of the Leading Canadian Journal - The Deep Regard and Affection Felt for the President - The Secessionists Carousing in Honor of the Assassin - A Plea for the Murderer - His Crime Justified

The Feeling in Canada: Opinion of the Leading Canadian Journal

Newspaper from Apr. 19, 1865

El Nuevo Mundo: Lincoln Assassination, April 28th, 1865

Lincoln Assassination, April 28th, 1865

Newspaper from Apr. 28, 1865

A Monument to Mr. Lincoln

Monument to Lincoln

Newspaper from Apr. 17, 1867

LINCOLN: San Antonio Express - March 2, 1867

San Antonio Express - March 2, 1867

Newspaper from Mar. 2, 1867

President Lincoln's funeral. [Harper's Weekly illustration.]

President Lincoln's funeral

Still Image from May. 13, 1865

Memorial of President Lincoln in London

Memorial of President Lincoln in London

Newspaper from Aug. 20, 1867

John Wilkes Booth, El Asesino Del Presidente Lincoln: Despatchos Telegraficos

John Wilkes Booth, El Asesino Del Presidente Lincoln

Newspaper from Apr. 28, 1865

From the Diary of Horation Nelson Taft

From the Diary of Horation Nelson Taft

Diary from 1864-04-06 and 1864-04-14

The New York Herald, [newspaper]. April 15, 1865

The New York Herald, [newspaper]. April 15, 1865

Newspaper from Aug. 21, 2017

Letter from L.D. Bradley to Minnie Bradley

Letter from L.D. Bradley to Minnie Bradley

Letter from Aug. 22, 2017

The Feeling in Canada

The Feeling in Canada

Newspaper from Aug. 22, 2017