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Execution of the Lincoln Assassination Conspirators, Washington D.C., July 7, 1865, artist's impression, detail

Scanned by: 
Joseph Williams, Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
06/22/2013
Notes: 
Cropped, sized, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, October 8, 2013.
Image type: 
engraving
Original caption: 
Execution of the conspirators, Mrs. Mary E. Surratt, Lewis Powell (alias Payne), George Ahzerodt and David E. Harold, in the Prison Yard of the Old Penitentiary, Washington, D.C., July 7. - From the sketches by our Special Artists, D. B. Gulick and W.T. Crane.
Source citation: 
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, July 22, 1865, 280.
Source note: 
Cropped from the larger image, also available here