Document from Apr. 15, 1865

Telegram calling for the arrest of John Wilkes Booth

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    Telegram calling for the arrest of John Wilkes Booth

  • Description

    A telegram from Col. E.B. Alexander in St. Louis, MO to Capt. Hubbard in Springfield IL calling for the arrest of John Wilkes Booth.

  • Source

    Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

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    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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    E.B. Alexander. "Telegram calling for the arrest of John Wilkes Booth". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed August 23, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/1173