Mary Todd Lincoln was a handful...but Lincoln loved her.
Mary Todd Lincoln Famous Be'an
Mary Todd Lincoln House, Lexington Kentucky
Mary Todd Lincoln (Sally Field) embraces her son Robert Todd Lincoln (Joseph Gordon Levitt) as he returns home.
Abraham Lincoln 1809-1865 Mary Todd Lincoln 1818-1882 Robert Todd Lincoln…
Photograph of Mary Lincoln, taken by Matthew Brady in 1861
Another infamous dress on display at the Smithsonian that belonged to Mary Todd Lincoln
Mary Todd Lincoln’s White Cake Recipe
Mary Todd Lincoln's White Cake Recipe
Letter from Mary Todd Lincoln to Abraham Lincoln. "Mary Todd Lincoln, who believed her great antipathy to the general was shared by the public, advised her husband in this letter to remove McClellan from the command. Whether she influenced her husband's decision is unknown, but on November 5, 1862, Lincoln placed the Union forces under the command of General Burnside." Library of Congress
Mary Todd Lincoln, wife of Abraham Lincoln, traveled in Europe before returning to the U.S. where she was briefly committed to a mental institution. She died in Springfield, Illinois.
July 16, 1882: Mary Todd Lincoln, the widow of Abraham Lincoln, dies of a stroke.