Impress your guests with this traditional Mary Todd Lincoln White Cake Recipe, which contains candied cherries and pineapple.
Another infamous dress on display at the Smithsonian that belonged to Mary Todd Lincoln
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.
Mary Todd Lincoln, wife of Abraham Lincoln. Three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front. Nicolas H. Shepherd, photographer. 1846
Mary Todd Lincoln Almond Cake Recipe. One of Lincoln's Favorites!
Wedding day photograph of Abraham and Mary Lincoln, November 4, 1842 in Springfield, Illinois.
MTL Dress Illinois museum
Mary Todd Lincoln to be retried for insanity
One hundred and 30 years after her death, Mary Todd Lincoln will be retried for insanity. The former first lady was declared insane 10 years after the assassination of Abraham Lincoln in 1865, when her son Robert Todd Lincoln had her committed.