Pencil annotation on cover, “The Day After Lincoln’s Death,” referring to the day the sermon was preached.
A SERMON ON THE DEATH OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, April 15th, 1865, Preached In The First Congregational Church, CANANDAIGUA, N.Y., Sunday Morning, April 16th, 1865, And Again, By Request, The Following Wedesday Evening, By The Paster, O. E. DAGGETT. CANANDAIGUA, N.Y., N.J. MILLIKEN, PRINTERS, 1865. Paper wraps, 16 pages,
I don’t know how many copies of this eulogy were printed, but the names of those who requested such are listed within this piece.
All intact, with only the one larger stain on the cover and affecting the title page. Very light foxing throughout.
A scarce Lincoln eulogy preached the day after his death.