Back to top

Cincinnati city solicitor Rutherford B. Hayes and his wife set out on a tour of the East

Rutherford B. and Lucy Webb Hayes, on their wedding day, December 30, 1852
08/02/1860
Thirty-eight year old Cincinatti city solicitor Rutherford B. Hayes and his wife Lucy Webb Hayes left Ohio on a four week trip "to see the cities and scenery of the East," including Montreal and Quebec, leaving their children with his in-laws. They returned home on September 1, 1860.  (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
Charles Richard Williams, Rutherford Birchard Hayes, Diary and Letters of Rutherford Birchard Hayes: 1834-1860  (Columbus OH: The Ohio State Archæological and Historical Society, 1922), 561.

Tabs

How to Cite This Page: "Cincinnati city solicitor Rutherford B. Hayes and his wife set out on a tour of the East," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, http://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/32681.