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Title
Booth killed Lincoln [illustrated]
Contributor Names
Lunsford, Bascom Lamar -- 1882-1973 (vocalist)
Emrich, Duncan -- 1908-1977 (recordist)
Subject Headings
-  Civil War and Reconstruction (1861-1877)
-  Songs and Music
Notes
-  Audio track taken from AFS 9512 B1 (General)
-  Photographs and drawings from Library of Congress online resources. (General)
-  Photos Used: [Miss Margot Mayo and Miss Deska of American Square Dance Group of New York City and Bascom Lamar Lunsford (center), director of the Mountain Music Festival, Asheville, North Carolina] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsc.00452 ) -- John Wilkes Booth (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a26098) -- Abraham Lincoln's last reception (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pga.01590 ) -- Abraham Lincoln and his Emancipation Proclamation (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pga.02797 ) -- [Abraham Lincoln, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing right; hair parted on Lincoln's right side] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.19305 ) -- Mrs. Abraham Lincoln (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cwpbh.01024) -- Lincoln Box, the box in which assassin John Wilkes Booth shot Abraham Lincoln during the president's visit to Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/highsm.15454) --[ Derringer gun John Wilkes Booth used to assassinate Abraham Lincoln.](http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/highsm.04710 )-- Poster broadcasting the hunt for John Wilkes Booth. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/highsm.04756 ) -- [Drawing of the death bed scene of President Abraham Lincoln, with a man holding Lincoln] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.23858 ) -- [John Wilkes Booth] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.19233) -- [Abraham Lincoln, head-and-shoulders portrait, traditionally called "last photograph of Lincoln from life"] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a52094). (Content)
-  From: Bascom Lamar Lunsford Recording Project, 1949 (source)
-  Original sound recording source material is available at: http://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197130 (source)
Form
motion picture
Extent
1 video ; 2 min.
Repository
Music Division
LC Classification
AFC 1949/010 : AFS 9512 B1
Online Format
video
image
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Lunsford, Bascom Lamar, and Duncan Emrich. [Booth killed Lincoln illustrated]. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197419/. (Accessed August 27, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Lunsford, B. L. & Emrich, D. [Booth killed Lincoln illustrated]. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197419/.

MLA citation style:

Lunsford, Bascom Lamar, and Duncan Emrich. [Booth killed Lincoln illustrated]. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197419/>.