Photo, Print, Drawing Wilkes Booth
About this Item
- Wilkes Booth
- Photograph shows John Wilkes Booth, half-length portrait, facing left and holding a cane.
Created / Published
- [photographed between 1861 and 1865, printed between 1880 and 1889]
- - Booth, John Wilkes,--1838-1865
- - United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
- Albumen prints--1860-1870.
- Portrait photographs--1860-1870.
- - No. 4564.
- - Possibly an enlarged copy made in the later 1800s of a carte de visite photograph.
- - This portrait also appears on the wanted poster "$100,000 Reward! The Murderer of our late beloved President, Abraham, Lincoln ..."
- - Title from item.
- - Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.
- 1 photographic print on card mount : albumen.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LOT 4195, no. 8 [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- ppmsca 13706 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.13706
- cph 3a12160 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a12160
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-ppmsca-13706 (digital file from original item) LC-USZ62-9712 (b&w film copy neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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- Call Number: LOT 4195, no. 8 [P&P]
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Wilkes Booth. United States, None. [Photographed between 1861 and 1865, printed between 1880 and 1889] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2013648743/.
APA citation style:
Wilkes Booth. United States, None. [Photographed between 1861 and 1865, printed between 1880 and 1889] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013648743/.
MLA citation style:
Wilkes Booth. [Photographed between 1861 and 1865, printed between 1880 and 1889] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2013648743/>.