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Ford’s Theatre (Washington, D.C.)


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Ford Theatre box wallpaper fragment, approximately 1865

Identifier: 1000-139
Scope and Contents

Wall paper sample, framed and inscribed.

Handwritten inscription reads: A piece of paperhangings detached from the box in which our President was assassinated. F.L. President Lincoln.

On verso: Presented by Dr. Francis L(illegible). New York.

Dates: approximately 1865