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The house in which Lincoln died, Washington, D.C., circa 1907-1912

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Summary:Image of the Washington, D.C. house in which President Abraham Lincoln died, circa 1907-1912. Caption reads: "This view shows the house in which Lincoln died, where he was carried after being shot by John Wilkes Booth, April 14th, 1865. The assassination occurring in Ford's Theatre on the opposite side of the street. It is located at 516 10th St. N.W. between E and F Sts. and contains the Oldroyd Lincoln memorial collection begun by O. H. Oldroyd in 1860 to which has been added many personal relics and objects relating to President Lincoln." Postcard number: 61550. Postmark date: December 11, 1912; Message included.
Provider:W.B.Garrison, Inc.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States
Place of origin – Region:District of Columbia
Place of origin – Settlement:Washington
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:District of Columbia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Washington
Topical subjects:Presidents
Galleries & museums
Historic buildings
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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