The photo of Lincoln lying in an open coffin is the only one that exists. It was taken by photographer Jeremiah Gurney, Jr., on April as the president’s body lay in state in City Hall in New York. It was immediately confiscated by Secretary.
President Lincoln’s Secret Service Above we show a moving photo of Antietam, Maryland (vicinity). Major Allan Pinkerton, Secret Service Department and friends. It was made in 1862 by Gardner, Alexander,
The gun that John Wilkes Booth used to kill Abraham Lincoln in gun John Wilkes Booth used to assassinate Abraham Lincoln.] Artifact in the museum collection, National Park Service, Ford's Theatre National Historic Site, Washington, D.
History Timeline: After Lincoln, Before Coolidge Second article connecting the dots on a presidential timeline. The first dot was the election of the country's first POTUS, This next dot is Lincoln's assassination,
“It is said an Eastern monarch once charged his wise men to invent him a sentence to be ever in view, and which should be true and appropriate in all times and situations. They presented him the words: ‘And this, too, shall pass away’.