Document from Apr. 18, 1865

Funeral announcement: Eaton, Ohio

  • Full Title

    Abraham Lincoln funeral announcement for Eaton, Ohio

  • Description

    Funeral announcement from the Mayor of Eaton, Ohio requesting that all businesses close during the funeral services and that the people meet in their respective places of worship for the purposes of solemnizing the occasion with appropriate services for President Lincoln in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, April 19, 1865.

  • Source

    Ohio History Connection

  • Rights

    Use of this item for research, teaching, and private study is permitted with proper citation and attribution, as Courtesy of the Ohio History Connection, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Collection . Reproduction of this item for publication, broadcast, or commercial use requires written permission. For permission, please see this web page.

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    Freeman, I. E. . "Abraham Lincoln funeral announcement for Eaton, Ohio". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed December 10, 2018. http://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/274