In a sense, the country has never entirely recovered from Lincoln’s assassination. It is still the best known and most written about single event in our history and remains something of a national obsession.
Unknown artist, Lincoln mourning badge
United States, 1865
The Lincoln we know by Emiliano Martin
From the Kentucky Historical Society http://history.ky.gov/kylincoln/
just simple clean and modern :)
To get a concrete sense of the prevailing public sentiment at the news of Abraham Lincoln's assassin ...
Rosenbach Museum & Library
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