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Lincoln is laid to rest in Springfield, Illinois...



Item # 655891

May 05, 1865

THE WORLD, New York, May 5, 1865 

* Abraham Lincoln's burial
* Springfield, Illinois funeral


Nice first column heads concerning Abraham Lincoln's funeral: "THE LAST RITES" "President Lincoln's Remains Committed to their Final Resting Place" "The Funeral At Springfield" "Last Scene of all in the Eventful History" "From the Capitol To the Cemetery" "The People of the Great West Flocking Around the Funeral Bier" "and more. 
Also on the ftpg: "Abraham Lincoln - Remarks of Ralph Waldo Emerson at the Funeral Services of the President in Concord, April 19, 1865".
The back page has some nice column heads too (see).
Eight pages, great condition.

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