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From Robert Lincoln

Object Number: 
MSS.NavalHistory.1
Medium: 
Paper, hair
Dimensions: 
Paper (letter): 7 7/8 x 5 in. (20 x 12.7 cm)
Description: 
Letter from Robert Lincoln with lock of Abraham Lincoln's hair, 2 pages and an envelope
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group