Abraham Lincoln's Coat

About This Image

┬áThis is the coat that President Lincoln was wearing at Ford's Theater the night he was shot by John Wilkes Booth. The inscription reads, “One country, one destiny.”

Source and Copyright

Creator Carol M. Highsmith
Medium Color Photograph
Source Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
Collection Highsmith (Carol M.) Archive
Number LC-DIG-highsm-04365
Copyright Public Domain
Disclaimer Courtesy of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division. There is no known restriction on the publication of this image.
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