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At Richmond, Indiana, a crowd of thousands await the three a.m. arrival of President Lincoln's train

Wayne County, Indiana, 1857
04/30/1865
The first town in Indiana President Lincoln's funeral train reached was Richmond, population twelve thousand.  At 3:10 a.m. an estimated crowd of twelve to fifteen thousand were waiting as the locomotive rolled into the Richmond depot which was impressively decorated with flowers, a ceremonial arch, and other signs of mourning.  The train stopped for just a few moments and then slowly pulled away to continue its journey to the state capital of Indianapolis. (By John Osborne)   
Source Citation: 
John Carroll Power, Abraham Lincoln: His Life, Public Services, Death and Great Funeral Cortege ... (Chicago, IL: H.W. Rokker, 1889),