1. Creator/Author:
  2. A. C. Bosselman (2)

Ford's Theatre Where President Lincoln Was Shot

Creator:
A. C. Bosselman
Location:
New York, New York; Germany
Origin Date:
1909-1915
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0535
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This tinted postcard features an exterior view of Ford's Theatre in Washington, D. C., where President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated on the night of April 14, 1865. Three people are depicted standing beside the entrance. The caption and the number 9740 are printed along the top edge of the image. The postcard reverse is divided. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum