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Mary Lincoln, wife and widow

Carl Sandburg

Mary Lincoln, wife and widow

by Carl Sandburg

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Published by Harcourt, Brace and Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Mary Todd, -- 1818-1882.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementpart I, by Carl Sandburg; part II, letters, documents & appendix, by Paul M. Angle.
    ContributionsAngle, Paul M. 1900-1975.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457.25 .S262
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 357 p.
    Number of Pages357
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14326399M
    LC Control Number32034498

    Mary Todd Lincoln was the wife of America’s 16th president, Abraham Lincoln. She became the White House’s most criticized and misunderstood first lady who led a controversial and tragic life to the end. Her mother died when she was six years old after which her father re-married.   Mary Todd Lincoln (), wife of President Abraham Lincoln, was forcibly committed to an asylum, but a contemporary doctor and scholar now believes she wasn't mentally ill at all.

    When Abraham Lincoln fell victim to an assassin's bullet in April , his wife found her world turned upside down. The assassination transformed Mary Todd Lincoln from the first lady of the United States into the first widow of a slain U.S. by: 2. Mumler's most famous photograph apparently shows Mary Todd Lincoln with the "ghost" of her husband, Abraham Lincoln. Paranormal researcher Melvyn Willin, in his book Ghosts Caught on Film, claims that the photo was taken around , and that Mumler did not know that his sitter was Lincoln, instead believing her to be a 'Mrs Tundall'.Willin goes on to say that Mumler did not discover who she Born:

    Mary Lincoln: Wife and Widow: Wife and Widow by Carl Sandburg. Applewood Books, Paperback. As New. Disclaimer:An apparently unread copy in perfect condition. Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend . Abraham Lincoln, Mary Todd Lincoln: Holzer, Harold: Richmond: United States Historical Society: Abraham Lincoln’s Widow: Ingersoll, Mrs. H. C. Springfield (Massachusetts) Republican 7 June Acts of Remembrance: Mary Todd Lincoln and Her Husband’s Memory: Bach, Jennifer L. Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association.


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Mary Todd Lincoln (–65), the wife of Abraham Lincoln, though insecure in a visible role, prevailed on her husband to grant favours to friends and hangers-on.

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What a thrill to discover a young and vibrant Mary Lincoln in an old book: Carl Sandburg’s Mary Lincoln: Wife and Widow. On Good Friday,during a carriage ride, Abraham Lincoln told his wife Mary, “We must both be more cheerful in the future; between the war and the loss of our darling Willie—we have been very miserable.” Perhaps Mary Lincoln did hope the end of the Civil War pointed to a happier time.

If so, her optimism was short-lived. Abraham Lincoln comes MRS. LINCOLN, Catherine Clinton’s examination of the life and times of the troubled wife of America’s venerated president. The book’s introduction begins on that fateful day in Aprilwhen Mary Todd Lincoln witnesses the shooting of her husband at Ford’s Theater.

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