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On the capture of John Wilkes Booth, Lincoln's funeral, and the end of the Civil War...



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April 29, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, April 29, 1865  This ftpg. is filled with much great content, the one column heads including: "THE FUNERAL TRAIN" "Arrival of the Remains of the Late President at Cleveland, Ohio" "The Interment at Springfield" "BOOTH'S PLOT" "Important Developments Showing the Existence of a Desperate & Extensive Plot to Destroy the Government Authorities" "The Rebel Leaders Authorize & Aid It" "Further Details of the Shooting of Booth" "GRANT" "Surrender of Johnston & His Whole Army To Sherman" "The Terms the Same as Those Granted to Lee" and even more, with the coverage continuing on the inside as well.
Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, minimal wear at the central fold, a few discrete archival mends inside.

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