Newspaper from Apr. 28, 1865

President Lincoln assassinated

  • Full Title

    L'Estafette: Journal Français

  • Description

    News arrived through a telegram that President Lincoln was murdered, it also mistakenly mentions that his son, and Mr. Seward, Secretary of State, were murdered. Another wire confirms the assassination of Mr. Lincoln and mistakenly also the death of his son and his Prime Minister.

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    Independent Mexico in newspapers, the 19th century; reel 279

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    This item may be reproduced and used for any purpose, including research, teaching, private study, publication, broadcast or commercial use, with the proper citation and attribution. Citation: Independent Mexico in newspapers, the 19th-century (microfilm set). LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, the University of Texas at Austin.

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    L'Estafette. "L'Estafette: Journal Français". México : Ch. de Barrès et J.E. Caire. Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed December 7, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/507