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Abraham Lincoln's funeral program
Description List of participants in events associated with the funeral of Abraham Lincoln, held in Chicago on May 1, 1865. The list includes the names of pall bearers, a mounted honor guard and general processors, as well as an invitation to officers to join in the funeral escort, and to the public to attend Lincoln's lying in state, funeral cortege and general procession. The program's white text is printed on a square of black taffeta surrounded by a fringed silk border.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 14 1/2 inches height
10 1/2 inches width
Nomenclature Souvenir program
Subjects Lincoln, Abraham
Used in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States
Rites of passage
Manners & Customs. Death
Dates Creation: Exactly 1865
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 6631.15