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:
1882
Description:
Handwritten letter, 19 cm. Elizabeth Edwards thanks Robert Todd Lincoln for furs and shawls sent to Elizabeth and her family from among the possessions of the recently deceased Mary Todd Lincoln. Elizabeth notes that her granddaughters Josephine and Mary Baker would like the picture books offered to them and commiserates with Robert as he deals with dispersing Mary's possessions.
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_17
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Digital File ID:
71200908502619_17
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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