Letter from May. 21, 1865

A Letter from Mary Todd Lincoln to Queen Victoria

  • Full Title

    A Letter from Mary Todd Lincoln to Queen Victoria

  • Description

    A reply by Mary Todd Lincoln to a letter sent by Queen Victoria. In her April letter, the Queen conveyed her sympathies to Mrs. Lincoln because she also lost her husband in 1861 and Mrs. Lincoln echoes these sentiments and sense of friendship in her reply.

  • Source

    Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

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    This item is in the public domain and may be reproduced and used for any purpose, including research, teaching, private study, publication, broadcast or commercial use, with proper citation and attribution.

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    Mary Todd Lincoln. "A Letter from Mary Todd Lincoln to Queen Victoria". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed September 23, 2018. http://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/1177