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Books Executive order, As an evidence of the profound affection of the American people for the memory of Abraham Lincoln, it is hereby ordered that the executive offices of the United States shall be closed and that the national flag be displayed at half-mast.

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Title
Executive order, As an evidence of the profound affection of the American people for the memory of Abraham Lincoln, it is hereby ordered that the executive offices of the United States shall be closed and that the national flag be displayed at half-mast.
Created / Published
United States Government, Washington, D. C., April 13, 1915
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Lincoln-tribute
-  day of mourning
-  Wilson, Woodrow (1856-1924)
-  government publication
-  Broadsides
-  United States -- District of Columbia -- Washington
Genre
government publication
Broadsides
Notes
-  Signed in pencil by Woodrow Wilson.
Medium
25 x 21 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Portfolio 16, no. 37
Source Collection
The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
Repository
Rare Book And Special Collections Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lprbscsm.scsm0588
Online Format
image

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Executive order, As an evidence of the profound affection of the American people for the memory of Abraham Lincoln, it is hereby ordered that the executive offices of the United States shall be closed and that the national flag be displayed at half-mast. United States Government, Washington, D. C, 1915. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000588/. (Accessed August 31, 2016.)

APA citation style:

(1915) Executive order, As an evidence of the profound affection of the American people for the memory of Abraham Lincoln, it is hereby ordered that the executive offices of the United States shall be closed and that the national flag be displayed at half-mast. United States Government, Washington, D. C. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000588/.

MLA citation style:

Executive order, As an evidence of the profound affection of the American people for the memory of Abraham Lincoln, it is hereby ordered that the executive offices of the United States shall be closed and that the national flag be displayed at half-mast. United States Government, Washington, D. C, 1915. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000588/>.