Document from May. 1, 1865

The Martyr President

  • Full Title

    The Martyr President

  • Description

    Poem framed in mourning borders by Robert Newell, a popular humorist and political satirist. He boasted this poem was "written in a single evening."

  • Source

    Springer Collection, Oakland University Special Collections

  • Rights

    This item may be reproduced and used for any purpose, including research, teaching, private study, publication, broadcast, or commercial use, with proper citation and attribution.

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  • Cite this Item

    Robert H. Newell. "The Martyr President". Carleton, Publ.. Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed August 24, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/811