Document from Apr. 18, 1865

Unsigned note to Hon. E.M. Stanton, [April 1865]

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    Unsigned note to Hon. E.M. Stanton, [April 1865]

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    States, "The running of cars upon the street railroads, between 17th street and the Congressional Cemetery, should cease to-morrow between 11 A.M., and to P.M. The rolling of cars, and the jingle of bells will contrast strangely with the solemnity of those several hours. . . ." Instructions for the day of Abraham Lincoln's funeral.

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    anonymous. "Unsigned note to Hon. E.M. Stanton, [April 1865]". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed August 24, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/680