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Execution of the Lincoln Conspiracy Plotters, Washington, D.C., July 7, 1865, view of the prison yard and gallows, detail

Scanned by: 
Library of Congress
Cropped, sized, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, June 14, 2015.
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Courtesy of: 
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division
Original caption: 
Washington, D.C. Execution of the conspirators: scaffold in use and crowd in the yard, seen from the roof of the Arsenal]
Source citation: 
Civil War Glass Negative Collection, Library of Congress
Source note: 
Cropped from the larger image, also available here