costume http://wamc.org en Thistle Hill Weavers and Lincoln's Shawl http://wamc.org/post/thistle-hill-weavers-and-lincolns-shawl <p>In chilly weather, Lincoln often wore a dark wool shawl over his shoulders. Many years later Robert Todd Lincoln gave his father's shawl to a friend and it now in the American History collection at The Smithsonian (though not currently on display). In the new movie, Lincoln is seen often wearing a shawl.</p> Wed, 14 Nov 2012 15:50:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 51991 at http://wamc.org Thistle Hill Weavers and Lincoln's Shawl