“Dear Bob” Mary Harlan Lincoln and Her Daughter’s Heartbreak

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
12:00 PM
International Room, Chadwick Library

Description

Paul Juhl, Harlan-Lincoln volunteer and Iowa history enthusiast, Iowa City, will discuss a letter written by Mary Harlan Lincoln to her husband, Robert Todd Lincoln, in 1906.   The letter is a recent addition to the Harlan-Lincoln collection.   Mrs. Lincoln writes of her concerns over daughter Jessie’s estrangement from her husband, Warren Beckwith, Jr.

Contact

Bradley Miller
319-385-6354
bradley.miller@iwc.edu