Poem by Edwin Booth to Mary Devlin
Mary Devlin onced owned this autograph album titled "Album of Pearls" bound in decorative tooled leather. The album includes a poem of three stanzas written to her by her future husband, Edwin Booth. Booth and Devlin were married on July 17, 1860.
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
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paper and ink
24 x 17 cm
Booth, Edwin, “Poem by Edwin Booth to Mary Devlin,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed April 15, 2021, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/7989.