Lincoln's letter to a mother of five young men who lost their lives in the Civil War.
When U.S. President Abraham Lincoln was informed that Mrs. Lydia Bixby had lost five sons fighting for the Union in the Civil War, he wrote this, perhaps the most famous of all, condolence letters
Lincoln Bixby Letter or Home Front Mothers
Abraham Lincoln’s artful letter expressing his condolences to Mrs. Lydia Bixby for the loss of her five sons is one of the president’s most ...
Bixby letter - Wikipedia
The Bixby Letter; I love the sincerity of this, the simplicity, but overpowering leadership.
Lincoln's letter to Lydia Bixby who lost 5 sons in war. Follow the link to an easy read text version of the letter (It's worth your time.)
Fun with Phonics ABC Activities Workbook by Mrs Bixby | Teachers Pay Teachers
Bixby Letter by Abraham Lincoln --> Read aloud in Saving Private Ryan, praised as one of Lincoln's greatest works. Could be used for Remembrance Day.