Resolution of the Council of Warwick

Title

Resolution of the Council of Warwick

Subject

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Presidents--Assassination
Condolence notes
Municipal government

Creator

Mayor, Aldermen and Burgesses of Warwick

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1865-05-09

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

RG59E177-385

Coverage

52.2833, -1.5833
Warwick
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), 356.
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), 467.

Transcription

Resolution of the council of the borough of Warwick.

We, the mayor, aldermen, and burgesses of the borough of Warwick, in council assembled, desire to give expression to the feelings of horror, indignation, and regret with which we have heard of the assassination of President Lincoln, and beg to convey to Mrs. Lincoln and the United States government and people an expression of our sincere and deep sympathy and heartfelt condolence at the melancholy event.

Given under our common seal the ninth day of May, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five.

[seal.] THOMAS B. DALE,
Mayor.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

paper and ink
1 p.
25.5 x 38 cm

Citation

Mayor, Aldermen and Burgesses of Warwick, “Resolution of the Council of Warwick,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed September 19, 2021, https://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/22992.