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Smith Proclamation designating a day of mourning, 1865

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Title

Smith Proclamation designating a day of mourning, 1865

Subject

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Assassination.

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.

Creator

Rhode Island. Governor (1863-1866 : Smith)

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

Date

1865 May 15

Format

jpeg

Language

eng

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Citation

Rhode Island. Governor (1863-1866 : Smith), "Smith Proclamation designating a day of mourning, 1865," in Virtual Exhibits, Item #308, http://www.sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/308 (accessed April 24, 2014).