Photo, Print, Drawing Room in the Petersen House where Abraham Lincoln died, Washington, D.C.
About this Item
- Room in the Petersen House where Abraham Lincoln died, Washington, D.C.
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-, photographer
Created / Published
- 2007 October 18.
- - United States--District of Columbia--Washington (D.C.)
- - Petersen House
- - Abraham Lincoln
- - Room where Abraham Lincoln died
- - America
- Digital photographs--Color--2000-2010.
- - Located in the Petersen House across from Ford's Theatre, this is the room where Abraham Lincoln died on April 15, 1865 at the age of 56. Although there is nothing that is original in this room, the layout is exactly the same including the art on the walls. It is a very small room and looks somewhat distorted though the cameras lens.
- - Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer.
- - Credit line: Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
- - Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2009; (DLC/PP-2010:031).
- - Forms part of: Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- 1 photograph : digital, TIFF file, color.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LC-DIG-highsm- 04780 (ONLINE) [P&P]
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946- Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- highsm 04780 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/highsm.04780
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-highsm-04780 (original digital file)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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Chicago citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Room in the Petersen House where Abraham Lincoln died, Washington, D.C. Washington D.C. United States, 2007. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2010630764/.
APA citation style:
Highsmith, C. M., photographer. (2007) Room in the Petersen House where Abraham Lincoln died, Washington, D.C. Washington D.C. United States, 2007. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2010630764/.
MLA citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Room in the Petersen House where Abraham Lincoln died, Washington, D.C. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2010630764/>.