Letter from Apr. 17, 1865

W.J. Otto to George Harrington

  • Full Title

    Letter signed W.J. Otto, Department of the Interior, to Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, [George Harrington], April 17, 1865

  • Description

    States, "I have received your letter of this date, and will cause the clerks of this Department to be organized and form in procession on tomorrow, Tuesday, at 3 o'clock P.M. for the purpose which you mention. . . ." Regarding plans for Abraham Lincoln's funeral procession. Letter is on mourning stationery.

  • Source

    George R. Harrington Papers, Missouri History Museum Archives, St. Louis.

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  • Cite this Item

    Otto, W.J.. "Letter signed W.J. Otto, Department of the Interior, to Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, [George Harrington], April 17, 1865". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed April 20, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/525