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John Wilkes Booth fleeing Ford's Theater, Washington, D.C., April 14, 1865, artist's impression

Scanned by: 
Joseph Williams, Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
06/18/2013
Notes: 
Cropped, sized, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, October 3, 2013.
Image type: 
engraving
Original caption: 
Booth escaping on horseback from the rear of the theatre after the murder of the President - From a sketch by our Special Artist.
Source citation: 
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, May 13, 1865, 117.
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