Trial of the Lincoln conspirators autograph album, May 1865

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Title

Trial of the Lincoln conspirators autograph album, May 1865

Subject

Assassinations; Military officers; Courts martial & courts of inquiry; Judicial proceedings; Generals

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

United States -- Washington (D.C.)

1860-1870

Description

The military tribunal which tried the conspirators in Lincoln's assassination was convened May 1, 1865 and ran about seven weeks. Many of the commissioners, prosecutors, and reporters' signatures are included in this album.

Creator

unknown

Publisher

University of Iowa. Libraries. Special Collections Dept.

Date

1865-05

Rights

Educational use only, no other permissions given. U.S. and international copyright laws may protect this digital image. Commercial use or distribution of the image is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder.

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