Resolution of Board of Guardians of Stourbridge Union

Title

Resolution of Board of Guardians of Stourbridge Union

Subject

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Presidents--Assassination
Condolence notes
Workhouses

Creator

Board of Guardians, Stourbridge Union

Source

Record Group 59: General Records of the Department of State, 1763-2002, Entry 177: Foreign Messages on the Death of Abraham Lincoln, 1865, National Archives at College Park, College Park, MD

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1865-04-20

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

RG59E177-356

Coverage

52.4667, -2.1333
Stourbridge
England
United Kingdom

Has Version

The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln, Late President of the United States of America, and the Attempted Assassination of William H. Seward, Secretary of State (Washington: Government Printing Office, 1866), 342.
The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln, Late President of the United States of America, and the Attempted Assassination of William H. Seward, Secretary of State (Washington: Government Printing Office, 1867), 448.

Transcription

Stourbridge Union.

Moved by Mr. Chance, seconded by Mr. Wood, and carried unanimously—

That this board has heard with the deepest regret of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, President of the United States; and, while it expresses its utter detestation of so diabolical an act, begs to offer to the American people its sincere condolence on the heavy calamity which has befallen their nation.

Board Room, Workhouse,
 April 20, 1865.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

paper and ink
1 p.
20.25x28 cm

Citation

Board of Guardians, Stourbridge Union, “Resolution of Board of Guardians of Stourbridge Union,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 27, 2021, https://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/21543.