Resolution of the Inhabitant Householders of Rochdale

Title

Resolution of the Inhabitant Householders of Rochdale

Subject

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

Creator

Inhabitant Householders of Rochdale

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1865-05-04

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

RG59E177-320

Coverage

53.6167, -2.1500
Rochdale
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), 325.
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), 427.

Transcription

At a public meeting of the inhabitant householders of the borough of Rochdale, in the county of Lancaster, in England, convened by the mayor of the said borough, on a requisition to him for that purpose signed by such inhabitants, held in the public hall in the said borough, on Thursday, the 4th day of May, 1865, the mayor in the chair, it was—

Resolved, That this meeting desires to give utterance to the feelings of grief and abhorrence with which it has heard of the assassination of President Lincoln and the murderous attack upon Mr. Secretary Seward, and to convey to Mrs. Lincoln, Mr. Seward, and to the United States government and people an expression of its profound sympathy and condolence.

JOHN LATHAM,
Mayor.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

paper and ink
1 p.
40.75 x 56 cm

Citation

Inhabitant Householders of Rochdale, “Resolution of the Inhabitant Householders of Rochdale,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 24, 2021, https://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/22963.