Robert Lincoln

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Edwin Booth - Robert Lincoln
... Edwin Booth saved Abraham Lincoln's son, Robert, from serious injury or even death ... Wilkes Booth, assassinated President Lincoln ... Robert Lincoln recalled the incident in a 1909 letter to Richard Watson Gilder, editor of The Century Magazine ...
Robert Todd Lincoln - Robert Lincoln and Edwin Booth
... In an odd coincidence, Robert Lincoln was once saved from possible serious injury or death by Edwin Booth, brother of John Wilkes Booth ... place in late 1864 or early 1865, shortly before John Wilkes Booth's assassination of President Lincoln ... Robert Lincoln recalled the incident in a 1909 letter to Richard Watson Gilder, editor of The Century Magazine The incident occurred while a group of passengers were late at night purchasing their sleeping ...

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