The Insanity File: The Case of Mary Todd Lincoln

The Insanity File: The Case of Mary Todd Lincoln

By: Neely, Mark E., Jr. and R. Gerald McMurtry

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This book examines newly discovered materials (as of 1986) to learn about how and why President Lincoln's wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, was committed to an insane asylum in 1875 by her son, Robert Todd Lincoln. 203 pages, with Notes and Index and an Appendix: Letters and Fragments by Mary Todd Lincoln, Discovered in the Insanity File. Illustrated with black and white photos.

Title: The Insanity File: The Case of Mary Todd Lincoln

Author: Neely, Mark E., Jr. and R. Gerald McMurtry

Categories: Biographies & Memoirs,

Edition: Second Printing

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Southern Illinois University Press: 1986

ISBN: 0809313111

ISBN 13: 9780809313112

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 06177

Keywords: Mary Todd Linclon, Insane Asylum, Insanity Trial, Law, Women Mental Illness, Anxiety, History,