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Military and Veterans
American Civil War ➔ Pin, Mouring For Abraham Lincoln

Identifier:
139236
Description:
This is a soldier's pin worn at the time of President Lincoln's death.
Date:
1865
Dimensions:
4.5" h 2.5" w 0.25" d
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Collection Tier:
Tier 1
Source:
Gift Of Mrs. Cliff Walker
Exhibit/Program:
Thank God for Michigan: Stories from the Civil War (June 6 2011 – March 29 2015)
Thank God for Michigan was an exhibition developed by the GRPM to commemorate the sesquicentennial of the Civil War.  The exhibit featured over 150 artifacts from the GRPM's collection and told the story of the Civil War through the lens of soldiers and civilians from Michigan.
Related Entities:
Walker, Mrs. Cliff (donor) Abraham Lincoln (is related to)
Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the United States from 1861 until his assassination in 1865.