Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Guide to The Nation Mourns! Broadside
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (55.10 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Overview
Table of contents What's This?
This broadside, measuring 63.5 x 46.5 cm., advertises a funeral ceremony in honor of assassinated president Abraham Lincoln, to be held in Elgin, Illinois, on April 19, 1865. It details the route of the procession, the order of local official participants in the procession, and the order of service for the ceremony to be held in the Academy Hall.
0.3 linear feet (1 oversize folder)
Property rights reside with the University of California. This item is in the public domain. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and University Archives.
Collection open for research.