"First Reading of the Emancipation Proclamation of President Lincoln" by Francis Carpenter. Shown from left to right are Edwin Stanton, secretary of war; Salmon Chase, treasury secretary; Lincoln; Gideon Welles, secretary of the navy; Caleb Smith, interior secretary; William Seward, secretary of state; Montgomery Blair, postmaster general; and Edward Bates, attorney general.
Ford's Theatre where Lincoln was assassinated during a play called Our American Cousin and died at 7:22:10 A.M. The theatre still stands today on NW 10th Street in Washington, D.C..
Lincoln Home National Historic SiteEdit
Lincoln Boyhood National MemorialEdit
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