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Collection Reference Number GLC03875
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1859 
Title $10.00 Check to Mary Todd Lincoln
Date 17 November 1859
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Recipient Lincoln, Mary Todd  
Document Type Business and financial document
Content Description Check signed by Lincoln payable to "wife." Printed in blue ink, drawn on the Springfield Marine & Fire Insurance Company. Printed by Richards & Smith.
Subjects President  First Lady  Banking  Women's History  Finance  Marriage  
People Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  Lincoln, Mary Todd (1818-1882)  
Place written Springfield, Illinois
Theme The Presidency; Children & Family; Banking & Economics; Women in American History
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Possibly for socks and cloth Mary Lincoln purchased that day at Smith's. This is documented in Lincoln Day by Day, edited by Earl Schenck Miers.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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