Assassination Of Lincoln

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Brief history of the assassination of President Lincoln.

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Assassination Of Lincoln

  1. The Assassination of President Lincoln
  2. Civil War ended April 9, 1865 Party in the North! Before the Assassination
  3. Our American Cousin April 14 President Lincoln and his wife Attended Ford’s Theater in Washington
  4. Act III Scene II
  5. Who Killed Lincoln?
  6. Hint: Not a relative of these guys
  7. John Wilkes Booth
  8. “ Sic Semper Tyrannis!”
  9. Meanwhile…
  10. Your name is Mudd
  11. Sad Day
  12. Death of Booth
  13. Conspirators
  14. Remembrance “ O Captain! My Captain! our fearful trip is done, The ship has weathered every rack, the prize we sought is won, The port is near, the bells I hear; the people all exulting. While follow eyes the steady keel, the vessel grim and daring; But O heart! heart! heart! the bleeding drops of red, Where on the deck my Captain lies, Fallen cold and dead.” ~Walt Whitman
  15. References <ul><li>Garraty, John A. (1994). The Story of America . Austin, TX: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. </li></ul><ul><li>High Def Disc News. National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets- Blu- Ray Disc Review. From http://www. highdefdiscnews .com/?p=792 </li></ul><ul><li>Library of Congress (2002). Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln. From http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/alhtml/alrintr.html </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. National Archives. Pictures of the Civil War. From http://www.archives.gov/research/civil-war/photos/ </li></ul>

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