Newspaper from Apr. 15, 1865

Lincoln and Seward Assassinated

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    "Assassination! of President Lincoln!!! [...] Secretary Seward Also Assassinated"

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    The Cleveland Morning Leader reports the details of Abraham Lincoln's assassination, but also, incorrectly, states that Secretary Seward was assassinated.

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    Cleveland Morning Leader. ""Assassination! of President Lincoln!!! [...] Secretary Seward Also Assassinated"". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed October 19, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/464