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Published by Illinois State Historical Society in [Springfield .
Written in English


  • Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882 -- Portraits.,
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Marriage.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsE457.25 .O8 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p.
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4540814M
LC Control Number77007440

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The page contains photographs of Mary Todd Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln's wife. Click any image for an enlarged version. Earliest known daguerreotype of Mary Lincoln; taken c by Nicholas H. Shepherd. Photograph of Mary Lincoln taken by Mathew Brady in January Fall of photograph of Mary Lincoln; published by E. & H. T. Anthony.   Mary Todd Lincoln (). (Credit: Corbis/Getty Images) She had an idea for how to solve her debt problem, and it involved the clothing she’d invested in at such great cost. Mary Todd Lincoln (née Mary Ann Todd; Decem – J ) was the wife of the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln, and as such the First Lady of the United States from to She dropped the name Ann after her younger sister, Ann Todd (Clark), was born, and did not use the name Todd after marrying. Mary was a member of a large, wealthy Kentucky family.   For 32 years, a portrait of a serene Mary Todd Lincoln hung in the governor’s mansion in Springfield, Ill., signed by Francis Bicknell Carpenter, a celebrated painter who lived at the White.