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Mary Todd Lincoln Famous Be'an

Mary Todd Lincoln Famous Be'an

Wedding day photograph of Abraham and Mary taken November 4, 1842 in Springfield, Illinois after three years of a stormy courtship and a broken engagement.  Their love had endured.

Wedding day photograph of Abraham and Mary taken November 4, 1842 in Springfield, Illinois after three years of a stormy courtship and a broken engagement. Their love had endured.

Mary Todd Lincoln House, spouse of the great Abraham Lincoln. - Lexington, Kentucky

Mary Todd Lincoln House, spouse of the great Abraham Lincoln. - Lexington, Kentucky

Mary Todd Lincoln dress 1850s. Illinois museum. Sheer pink perfection. Bad manequine.

Mary Todd Lincoln dress 1850s. Illinois museum. Sheer pink perfection. Bad manequine.

One hundred and 30 years after her death, Mary Todd Lincoln will be retried for insanity.    The former first lady was declared insane 10 years after the assassination of Abraham Lincoln in 1865, when her son Robert Todd Lincoln had her committed.

Mary Todd Lincoln to be retried for insanity

One hundred and 30 years after her death, Mary Todd Lincoln will be retried for insanity. The former first lady was declared insane 10 years after the assassination of Abraham Lincoln in 1865, when her son Robert Todd Lincoln had her committed.

Mary Todd Lincoln  1850s. Sheer Dress Illinois museum.

Mary Todd Lincoln 1850s. Sheer Dress Illinois museum.

Mary Todd Lincoln (Sally Field) embraces her son Robert Todd Lincoln (Joseph Gordon Levitt) as he returns home.

Mary Todd Lincoln (Sally Field) embraces her son Robert Todd Lincoln (Joseph Gordon Levitt) as he returns home.

Mary Todd Lincoln, wife of Abraham Lincoln. Three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front. Nicolas H. Shepherd, photographer. 1846

Mary Todd Lincoln, wife of Abraham Lincoln, traveled in Europe before returning to the U.S. where she was briefly committed to a mental institution. She died in Springfield, Illinois.

Mary Todd Lincoln, wife of Abraham Lincoln. Three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front. Nicolas H. Shepherd, photographer. 1846

First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln, wife of Abraham Lincoln managed to get the first pension for presidential widows.

First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln, wife of Abraham Lincoln managed to get the first pension for presidential widows.

Mary Lincoln's blood-stained fan from the Ford Theater is on display at the Abraham Lincoln Library and Presidential Museum.

Mary Lincoln's blood-stained fan from the Ford Theater is on display at the Abraham Lincoln Library and Presidential Museum.

A young Mary Todd lincoln

Mary Todd Lincoln's Vanilla Almond Cake

A young Mary Todd lincoln

Mary Todd Lincoln | Flickr - Photo Sharing! A sketch at the Smithsonian American History Museum of a possible design by Elizabeth Keckly for Mary Todd Lincoln's evening bodice to wear with the purple skirt she designed for Mrs Lincoln.

Mary Todd Lincoln | Flickr - Photo Sharing! A sketch at the Smithsonian American History Museum of a possible design by Elizabeth Keckly for Mary Todd Lincoln's evening bodice to wear with the purple skirt she designed for Mrs Lincoln.

Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker: The Unlikely Friendship of Elizabeth Keckley and Mary Todd Lincoln

Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker: The Unlikely Friendship of Elizabeth Keckley and Mary Todd Lincoln

Mary Todd Lincoln 1818-1882, Wife of Abraham.   Lovely color added to her CDV.

Mary Todd Lincoln 1818-1882, Wife Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Everett

Mary Todd Lincoln 1818-1882, Wife of Abraham. Lovely color added to her CDV.

Mary Todd Lincoln's dress...President Lincoln was always worried about the bills that her expensive tastes created .

Mary Todd Lincoln's dress...President Lincoln was always worried about the bills that her expensive tastes created .

The Many Dresses of Mary Todd Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum

The Many Dresses of Mary Todd Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum