Photograph from Apr. 22, 1865

Crowd passing into the State House to view the body

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    Crowd passing into the State House to view the body

  • Description

    This image depicts a crowd of spectators heading into the State House in Philadelphia. Lincoln's casket has been removed into the building for people to process by and mourn the loss of the slain President. Photo taken by Ridgway Glover in black and white.

  • Source

    Huntington Digital History Library, photST Glover (3)

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    Use of this item for research, teaching and private study is permitted with proper citation and attribution. Reproduction of this item for publication, broadcast or commercial use requires written permission. For permission, please contact Huntington Digital Library, San Marino, Ca.

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    Ridgway Glover. "Crowd passing into the State House to view the body". Screiber & Glover. Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed October 17, 2018. http://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/831