The Bond Between Mary Todd Lincoln and Her Seamstress

The connection between first lady Mary Todd Lincoln and her African-American seamstress Elizabeth Keckley was a remarkably strong one, forged out of a common sense that they were both outsiders in Washington, DC.

From the Series: First Ladies Revealed: In Times of War http://bit.ly/2CqCDI7


Source: Smithsonian Channel, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1xpBBJQf_7Y
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