Photo, Print, Drawing The Murderers doom. Miserable death of J. Wilkes Booth, the assassin of President Lincoln. Shot through the head by Sergeant Boston Corbett in a barn on Garrett's Farm near the Rappahannock, April 25, 1865.

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Title
The Murderers doom. Miserable death of J. Wilkes Booth, the assassin of President Lincoln. Shot through the head by Sergeant Boston Corbett in a barn on Garrett's Farm near the Rappahannock, April 25, 1865.
Created / Published
J. L. Magee, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1865
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Booth, John Wilkes (1838-1865)
-  Corbett, Thomas P. "Boston" (1832-1894?)
-  Rappahannock River
-  Garrett's Farm
-  Broadsides
-  United States -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Philadelphia
-  United States -- Virginia -- Caroline -- Port Royal
Genre
Broadsides
Medium
26.3 x 36.8 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Portfolio 4, no. 46
Stern catalog 5089
Source Collection
The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
Repository
Rare Book And Special Collections Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lprbscsm.scsm0350
Language
English
Online Format
image
online text

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The Murderers doom. Miserable death of J. Wilkes Booth, the assassin of President Lincoln. Shot through the head by Sergeant Boston Corbett in a barn on Garrett's Farm near the Rappahannock. Caroline Pennsylvania Philadelphia Port Royal United States Virginia, 1865. J. L. Magee, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000350/.

APA citation style:

(1865) The Murderers doom. Miserable death of J. Wilkes Booth, the assassin of President Lincoln. Shot through the head by Sergeant Boston Corbett in a barn on Garrett's Farm near the Rappahannock. Caroline Pennsylvania Philadelphia Port Royal United States Virginia, 1865. J. L. Magee, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000350/.

MLA citation style:

The Murderers doom. Miserable death of J. Wilkes Booth, the assassin of President Lincoln. Shot through the head by Sergeant Boston Corbett in a barn on Garrett's Farm near the Rappahannock. J. L. Magee, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/scsm000350/>.