Document from Apr. 18, 1865

Telegram of James B. Hodgeson, April 18, 1865

  • Full Title

    American Telegraph Company telegram of James B. Hodgeson, Mt. Clare, Md., to Secty. Harrington [George Harrington], April 18, 1865

  • Description

    States, "The employees of the B & O. R.R. [B & O Railroad] intend to participate in a body in the funeral obsequies of our lamented late President of the U.S. Please inform me what arrangements we will have to make in accordance thereof. . . ."

  • Source

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

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    Hodgeson, James B.. "American Telegraph Company telegram of James B. Hodgeson, Mt. Clare, Md., to Secty. Harrington [George Harrington], April 18, 1865". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed July 19, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/532