Ribbon from Apr. 30, 1865

Mourning Ribbon/Badge

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    Mourning Ribbon/Badge

  • Description

    Cloth mourning badge or ribbon with portrait of Lincoln and the text "Assassinated at Washington 14 April 1865. I have said nothing but what I am willing to live by, and if it be the pleasure of almighty God to die by. (A Lincoln)" [and under the portrait] "The Late Lamented President Lincoln"

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  • Rights

    This item is in the Public Domain.

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  • Cite this Item

    Unknown. "Mourning Ribbon/Badge". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed April 20, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/687