Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 6.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

To Robert T. Lincoln [1]

Robert T. Lincoln Esq. Executive Mansion,
Cambridge Mass. Washington, July 3rd. 1863.

Dont be uneasy. Your mother very slightly hurt by her fall.

A. L.

Please send at once

Annotation

[1]   D, RPB. The telegram is not in Lincoln's handwriting. On the morning of July 2, while riding from the Soldiers' Home to the Executive Mansion, Mrs. Lincoln fell from the carriage during a runaway (New York Times, July 3, 1863).