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Lincoln Assassination at 150

Lincoln Assassination at 150

Events Commemorating President Lincoln's Legacy

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 11:17 PM EDT

Handwritten Police Log of Lincoln Assassination Saved

Handwritten Police Log of Lincoln Assassination Saved

One of the most rare artifacts connected to the assasination of President Abraham Lincoln was found in the trash. News4's Mark Segraves tells the story of a police log with a handwritten account of what happened...

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 07:57 PM EDT

Lincoln's Security Was a Young MPD's Responsibility

Lincoln's Security Was a Young MPD's Responsibility

The assassination of President Abraham Lincoln was a pivotal moment for a young D.C. police department. Mark Segraves reports.

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 03:39 PM EDT

Mystery Lingers Around Doctor Who Treated Lincoln's Assassin

Mystery Lingers Around Doctor Who Treated Lincoln's Assassin

Was Samuel A. Mudd an unsuspecting doctor caught up in the plot against President Abraham Lincoln or did he know he was treating an assassin as he set the killer’s broken leg the day after the president was...

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 07:11 PM EDT

The Last Play Lincoln Saw: "Our American Cousin" Stages Comeback

The Last Play Lincoln Saw: "Our American Cousin" Stages Comeback

“Well, I guess I know enough to turn you inside out, old gal — you sockdologizing old man-trap.” It may be lost on theater audiences today, but in its time, that line gave “Our American Cousin” its biggest...

Monday, Apr 13, 2015 at 08:03 PM EDT

Silent Witnesses: Artifacts of the Lincoln Assassination

Silent Witnesses: Artifacts of the Lincoln Assassination

For the first time, an incredible collection of historic items that no one has seen together since the night of President Abraham Lincoln's assassination is on display at the Ford's Theatre Center for Education....

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