1. Creator/Author:
  2. Brown, Elizabeth J. Todd Grimsley, 1825-1895 (2)

Letter from Elizabeth Todd Grimsley Brown to Robert Todd Lincoln

Creator:
Brown, Elizabeth J. Todd Grimsley, 1825-1895
Collection:
Insanity File Collection; Robert Todd Lincoln Correspondence
Location:
Springfield, Illinois
Date of Original:
1875
Description:
Handwritten letter, 18 cm, on stationery with mourning borders. Elizabeth Grimsley Brown answers Robert Todd Lincoln's note about Mary Todd Lincoln's mental troubles, offers to help if needed and "can imagine your fears & sympathize with you" while promising to keep their correspondence confidential.
Subject:
Brown, Elizabeth J. Todd Grimsley, 1825-1895--Correspondence; Lincoln, Robert Todd, 1843-1926--Correspondence; Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882
Category:
Manuscripts & Documents
Format of Original:
Manuscript
Item ID:
71200908502613_1
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Digital File ID:
71200908502613_1
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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