Letter from Aug. 31, 1865

A Letter from Mary Todd Lincoln to Mrs. Anson G. Henry

  • Full Title

    A Letter from Mary Todd Lincoln to Mrs. Anson G. Henry

  • Description

    A Letter from Mary Todd Lincoln to Mrs. Anson G. Henry. Mrs. Henry's husband was a friend of Abraham Lincoln and the Surveyor General of Washington Territory at the time of Lincoln's death. Dr. Henry died on July 30, 1865. Mary Lincoln's letter expresses her sympathy for Mrs. Henry and her own grief for the death Dr. Henry and her husband.

  • 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 Mrs. Anson G. Henry". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed July 19, 2018. http://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/1178