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Assassination of the president

Assassination of the president

Newspaper from Apr. 23, 1865

Letter from Augustus Clark to S. M. Allen, 16 April 1865

Augustus Clark to S. M. Allen

Letter from Apr. 16, 1865

Fragment of towel stained with blood of Abraham Lincoln

Towel fragment with Lincoln's blood

Physical Object from 1865

Newspaper issue of

St. Louis Dispatch

Newspaper from Apr. 15, 1865

St. Paul Press Extra - Horrible! President Lincoln Assassinated - April 15, 1865

"Horrible! President Lincoln Assassinated"

Newspaper from Apr. 15, 1865

Death of Lincoln

Death of Lincoln

Lithograph from 1865

Last Moments of President Lincoln

Last Moments of President Lincoln

Lithograph from Apr. 15, 1865

Handwritten letter to Joseph Medill from Schuyler Colfax

Schuyler Colfax to Joseph Medill

Letter from Apr. 17, 1865