Extremely Rare 1865 Photo of Lincoln's Second Inauguration - Ghosts of DC
This photo was taken on March 4th, 1865 on the day Abraham Lincoln was inaugurated for a second time. A little over a month later, President Lincoln would
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park (U.S. National Park Service)
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park: Hodgenville, KY
pictorialpress: “I don’t have a date on this, but here is a fantastic photograph of Abraham Lincoln at his Springfield home. (I’m guessing the early 1850s since that’s most likely Robert behind him—...
Springfield 2021: Best of Springfield, IL Tourism - Tripadvisor
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Reports and editorial comments about the assassination of President Lincoln.
The first item discusses John Wilkes Booth, particularly his theatrical career (Booth had once performed at the Montgomery Theatre). The second item mentions newspapers received from other cities, demonstrating the interdependent nature of journalism at this time and place; the local paper had not yet definitely announced Lincoln's death, but it often published these accounts from other places. The third item is an excerpt from an editorial in the Meridian Clarion, condemning the…