Lincoln and Sojourner Truth read in a photo of Franklin C. Courter’s “Lincoln Showing Sojourner Truth the Bible Presented Him by the Colored People of Baltimore.” Only black and white images of the painting remain, the original was destroyed in a fire.
Mary Surratt, proprietor of a Maryland tavern and a Washington boarding house that served as meeting places and safe houses for Confederate spies and couriers. She was found guilty for her part in Lincoln's assassination. Pictured: Mary Surratt, the
Thomas "Tad" Lincoln poses on April 1865 with his father President Lincoln in the Whitehouse. Tad outlived his father, but died of heart failure at the age of 18 on July Lincoln always looks so unreal in photographs to me.
First Picture of the White House, Here for your consideration is a pleasing picture of the White House. It is the first photograph of the residence. It was created between 1860 and History, White House USA
Arthur Macarthur ::A brave teenaged officer in the Civil War. He won the Medal of Honor at and was a Lt. by the age of Years later his son, Douglas MacArthur, would also win the Medal of Honor - making them one of only two father-son recipients.
Lincoln's Chair from Ford's Theater, Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, Michigan. A Sacred Relic as far as I'm concerned (along with the bed he died in and his pillow across the street from Ford theater in DC.
Abe Lincoln’s funeral procession in New York City, April The house on the left, on the corner of St. & Broadway, is that of Cornelius Roosevelt. The 2 young boys looking out of the window are Teddy Roosevelt and his brother Elliott,
FAKE: Daguerreotype of Lincoln and his family in front of the White House. FACT: This is a modern photo of mannequins at the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum in Springfield, Illinois (note the man in modern clothes walking in the background.
A Look At History! A closeup of a photo taken at Abraham Lincoln's second Inauguration (March Amongst the on-lookers was John Wilkes Booth, the man who would kill Lincoln just over one month later. Each man is circled.