John Wilkes Booth, 1838-1865

Date:
ca. 1865
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher/Studio:
Unknown
Description (physical):

Carte-de-visite; 27.91cm x 35.28cm

Location:
201 West Monument Street,Maryland,Baltimore,21201
Identifier:
None [PVF]
Institution:
Maryland Historical Society

Letter: Mary Ann Booth To John Wilkes Booth, March 23, [1865]. Copy.

Date:
March 23, 1865
Creator:
Booth, Mary Ann, 1802-1885
Description (physical):

Letter, copy mounted. With mount: 18.57cm x 35.55cm; Letter: 5.859cm x 12.489cm

Location:
201 West Monument Street,Maryland,Baltimore,21201
Identifier:
MS 2125
Institution:
Maryland Historical Society

Wallpaper fragment from Ford's Theatre, removed after President Lincoln was assasinated. "President Lincoln's head rested on this wall paper [sic] which covered his box at Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C. night of assassination, April 14, 1865." [Signed]

Date:
Removed April 14, 1865
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher/Studio:
Unknown
Description (physical):

Wallpaper, mounted; 16cm. With mount: 13.09cm x 15.66cm; Wallpaper fragment: 6.81cm x 8.31cm.

Location:
201 West Monument Street,Maryland,Baltimore,21201
Identifier:
MS 2125
Institution:
Maryland Historical Society

Carte-de-visite

Date:
1864-1866

John Wilkes Booth seated touching chin with gloves in one hand. ID'd in pencil on back. Gutman #19 in pencil on back.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0100
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Date:
1865-1865

Portrait of seated John Wilkes Booth with coat with piping. This was the one that he was used for the wanted poster. Hair toward forehead. Red border. There was a demand for images of Booth following Lincoln's Assassination, and photo galleries across the country reproduced images of Lincoln and Booth in great numbers. Image by G H Houghton's Photo Gallery of Brattleboro Vermont.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0104
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier