1. Creator/Author:
  2. Edwards, Elizabeth Todd, 1813-1888 (17)

Letter from Elizabeth Todd Edwards to Robert Todd Lincoln

Creator:
Edwards, Elizabeth Todd, 1813-1888
Collection:
Insanity File Collection; Robert Todd Lincoln Correspondence
Location:
Springfield, Illinois
Date of Original:
1876
Description:
Handwritten letter, 20 cm. Elizabeth Edwards writes to Robert Todd Lincoln about Mary Todd Lincoln's travels to Europe, accompanied by Elizabeth's grandson Lewis Baker to New York with visits to Mammoth Cave and Lexington on the way. Mary sailed on the Labrador to Havre and plans to stay in Pau, France, where she has friends, but Elizabeth anticipates her to return sooner than planned due to loneliness.
Subject:
Edwards, Elizabeth Todd, 1813-1888--Correspondence; Lincoln, Robert Todd, 1843-1926--Correspondence; Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882
Category:
Manuscripts & Documents
Format of Original:
Manuscript
Item ID:
71200908502619_16
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Digital File ID:
71200908502619_16
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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