Abraham Lincoln's Deathbed Scene, ca. 1865
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This print depicts Abraham Lincoln on his deathbed, surrounded by family members and members of his cabinet. The title reads "Death of President Lincoln/At Washington D.C. April 15, 1865/The Nation's Martyr." The individuals identified across the bottom are (from left to right): Mr. Chase CJ, Secretary McCulloch, Attorney General, Vice President Johnson, Charles Sumner, Secretary Stanton, Secretary Wells, Robert Lincoln, Surgeon General, President Lincoln, Mrs. Lincoln & Tad, and Miss Harris.
Secretary of the Treasury Hugh McCulloch was born in Kennebunk, Maine in 1808.
- Title: Abraham Lincoln's Deathbed Scene, ca. 1865
- Creation Date: circa 1865
- Subject Date: circa 1865
- Town: Washington
- State: DC
- Media: Ink on paper
- Local Code: 1995.37.3
- Object Type: Text and Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
Cross Reference Searches
LC Subject Headings
Lincoln, Thomas, 1853-1871
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875
Stanton, Edward McMasters, 1814-1869
McCulloch, Hugh, 1809-1895
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Chase, Salmon P., 1808-1873
Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882
Speed, James, 1812-1887
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Staff
Barnes, Joseph K., 1817-1883
Cabinet officer--United States
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Assasinations--Washington (D.C.)--Pictorial works
Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Death & burial--Washington (D.C.)
Lincoln, Robert Todd, 1843-1926
Welles, Gideon, 1802-1878
United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln)
Stanton, Edward McMasters
Lincoln, Robert Todd
Lincoln, Mary Todd
Chase, Salmon P.
Barnes, Joseph K.
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