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Collection Reference Number GLC08090
From Archive Folder Unassociated Civil War Documents 1865 
Title Abraham Lincoln to Mary Todd Lincoln.
Date 2 April 1865
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Recipient Lincoln, Mary Todd  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Lincoln's last letter to Mary Lincoln, day before the fall of Richmond, Re: dramatic news of the final collapse of the confederate defenses.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Confederate States of America  President  First Lady  Women's History  
People Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  Lincoln, Mary Todd (1818-1882)  
Place written City Point, Virginia
Theme The American Civil War; Women in American History; The Presidency
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
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