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Selected  Civil War Figures: Davis, Lee, Grant, Stanton, Lincoln, Douglas.

Portrait length color image of Mary Lincoln 1842 aka. Mary Todd, by George Stuart.
Text: Signature image of Mary Lincoln 1842 aka. Mary Todd, by George Stuart.

This Lexington belle was husband hunting in the “wilderness.”

Mary had come to Springfield to visit her younger sister and perhaps find a husband. At their first meeting Lincoln wanted “in the worst way” to dance with Mary. She later remarked he did.

Full length color image of Mary Lincoln 1842 aka. Mary Todd, by George Stuart.

Left close up color image of Mary Lincoln 1842 aka. Mary Todd, by George Stuart.

Right closup color image of Mary Lincoln 1842 aka. Mary Todd, by George Stuart.

Portrait by artist-historian George Stuart.
Courtesy George S. Stuart.

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