Letter from Apr. 21, 1865

Nellie Blow to Minerva Blow

  • Full Title

    Partial letter of Nellie Blow, New York, to Dearest Mother [Minerva Blow], April 21, 1865

  • Description

    Regarding the prevailing gloom and sadness in the city due to the death of President Lincoln. States that Miss Haines took her out riding on the day of the funeral train. End of letter missing.

  • Source

    Missouri History Museum

  • Rights

    This item is in the public domain.

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  • Cite this Item

    Blow, Nellie. "Partial letter of Nellie Blow, New York, to Dearest Mother [Minerva Blow], April 21, 1865". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed August 23, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/308