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On the Lincoln assassination trial...
Item # 622134
May 16, 1865
THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 16, 1865
* Abraham Lincoln Murder - Trial of the Assassins
* Indictment of the assassins
The front page has many first column heads concerning the trial of the conspirators involved in Abraham Lincoln's assassination, including: "THE TRIAL" "The Indictment Against the Assassination Conspirators" "Booth's Intimacy with Arnold & O'Laughlin Proven" "The Scene in Front of the Theatre on the Evening of the "Tragedy" "Booth Identified as the Leader of the Assassins" "Booth to be the Charlotte Corday of the 19th Century" & more. This text takes the entire ftpg. & carries over to pg. 5.
Eight pages, irregular along the spine with minimal text loss, otherwise nice.
Category: Post-Civil War