Still Image from May. 1, 1865

Funeral honors to President Lincoln

  • Full Title

    Funeral honors to President Lincoln - the catafalque passing up Broadway, New York, April 25, 1865, in the presence of nearly a million spectators

  • Description

    This two page wood engraving print depicts the scene from Lincoln's funeral in New York City, April 15, 1865. It was a composite from several sketches made by artists from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper. The image appeared in the paper May 13, 1865.

  • Source

    Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, LC-USZ62-120338

  • Rights

    This item is in the public domain and may be reproduced and used for any purpose, including research, teaching, private study, publication, broadcast or commercial use, with proper citation and attribution.

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    unknown. "Funeral honors to President Lincoln - the catafalque passing up Broadway, New York, April 25, 1865, in the presence of nearly a million spectators". Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper. Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed January 15, 2019. http://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/1149