Presidential Spotlight - Moody, Tearful Night

Man in dark suit and man in maroon blazer next to class box with bronze sculpture

Moody, Tearful Night

MSU is welcoming a rare sculpture to MSU Libraries' vast holdings of Abraham Lincoln and Civil War memorabilia. "Moody, Tearful Night," a limited edition bronze, depicts Lincoln being carried from the Ford Theatre after being mortally wounded and is an addition to the university's Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana. MSU President Mark E. Keenum, (left,) and Williams participated in the unveiling in Mitchell Memorial Library.

Photo by Beth Wynn

October 28, 2021