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Smith Proclamation designating a day of mourning, 1865

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Smith Proclamation designating a day of mourning, 1865

Description

Image of the proclamation of Rhode Island Governor James Y. Smith designating Thursday, June 1, 1865 as a day of humiliation and mourning for national bereavement for the death of President Abraham Lincoln.

See also:
Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission (RIALBC) archive, 2007-2010

Abraham Lincoln in Rhode Island, Febuary 12, 1930

Address Delivered Before the Rhode Island General Assembly, February 12, 1930

Program of Exercises on Lincoln's Birthday, 1930, 1931

Governor - Correspondence / Communication Received, 1731-1891

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

Date

1865 May 15

Rights

Copyright is in the public domain unless otherwise specified. We reserve the right to restrict reproduction of materials due to preservation concerns.

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jpeg

Language

eng

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Citation

Rhode Island. Governor, "Smith Proclamation designating a day of mourning, 1865," in Virtual Exhibits, Item #308, http://www.sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/308 (accessed December 22, 2014).