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Mourning Lincoln

Mourning Lincoln

by Martha Hodes,
The Florida Courier, February 13, 2015

Abraham Lincoln was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth on Good Friday, April 15, 1865, a few days after General Robert E. Lee surrendered his Confederate forces at Appomattox Court House, about a hundred miles west of Richmond, VA.


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