Newspaper from May. 14, 1867

Ball of Union Lodge No. 3 of Texas

  • Full Title

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

  • Description

    This letter to the editors of San Antonio Express describes a military ball at Union Lodge No. 3 of Texas, I.O.G.T. during the summer of 1867. At the ball - which was held in honor of Sergeant William Cole's recent promotion - a portrait of President Abraham Lincoln was adorned with a wreath of flowers just over two years after his assassination.

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    San Antonio Express

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    Anonymous. "A Letter to the Editor: Ball of Union Lodge No. 3 of Texas I.O.G.T.". San Antonio Express. Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed August 23, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/1088