Physical Object from Nov. 16, 2015

Flower from Lincoln's Tomb

  • Full Title

    Dried Flower From Lincoln's Tomb

  • Description

    This pressed flower was taken from President Lincoln's tomb in Springfield, Illinois. Text written on the envelope included with the flower reads: "FLOWERS OFF THE TOMB OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN APRIL 1865."

  • Source

    The Abraham Lincoln Foundation of The Union League of Philadelphia (Object ID: 2002.10.1)

  • Rights

    Use of this item for research, teaching and private study is permitted with proper citation and attribution, as “Courtesy of The Abraham Lincoln Foundation of The Union League of Philadelphia.” Reproduction of this item for publication, broadcast or commercial use requires written permission. For permission, please contact The Abraham Lincoln Foundation.

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  • Cite this Item

    Unknown. "Dried Flower From Lincoln's Tomb". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed July 19, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/914