Newspaper from Apr. 19, 1865

The National Grief

  • Full Title

    The National Grief

  • Transcription

    "The chill that was cast over the public heart on the reception of the news of the death of President Lincoln, has been dissipated by the warm gushing forth of sorrow, and earnest and heartfelt manifestations of deep seated grief. The first feelings of bitter anger and revengeful desires have not been forgotten nor have they been eradicated..."

  • Source

    McLean County Museum of History

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    Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC-BY-NC-SA)

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  • Cite this Item

    The Pantagraph. "The National Grief". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed May 28, 2020.