ASSASSINATION ON THIS DAY IN 1865

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This is the last known high-quality photograph of Lincoln.

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President Abraham Lincoln
was assassinated in Ford’s Theater by John Wilkes
Booth. He was carried across the street to a small room in a boarding house
where he never regained consciousness. Lincoln died early the next morning.

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The Presidential Box at Ford’s Theatre

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The Philadelphia Derringer pistol Booth used to shoot  Lincoln is on display
at the museum in Ford’s Theatre, Washington, D.C.

 

 BOOTH
John Wilkes Booth

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