Researcher finds assassination report

The Papers of Abraham Lincoln Project has done it again.  One of the project’s researchers has found an eyewitness account of Lincoln’s assassination by Dr. Charles Leale, the first physician to reach the presidential box after Booth’s shot.

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7 responses to “Researcher finds assassination report

  1. I went to Lincoln College . This a school in central IL. It was the only school named for Presdent Lincoln while his was still living. So missed of his charm and wit.

  2. Interesting. I would like to take a look at the document to see if I have to change my conclusion in a previous article that I wrote on Leale. Although I didn’t see the document on the new materials page? Perhaps because I am on a phone.

  3. Jo

    Has a transcript of the document been made available?

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