Lincoln family letters

November 2013
Illinois Heritage;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p7
The article discusses a collection of documents related to the family of former U.S. president Abraham Lincoln that were donated to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum by the widow of former curator Jim Hickey. According to the article, Hickey served as the Illinois state curator for the Lincoln collection from 1958 until 1985. The article discusses documents in the collection related to Lincoln's son, Robert Todd Lincoln, the father of Abraham Lincoln's wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, and the Lincoln extended family.


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