Lincoln Assassination Research

Below you will find a wealth of information related to the Lincoln Assassination. From old newspaper articles from the days surrounding Lincoln's death to related websites devoted to the assassination, we've compiled all the resources necessary to fulfill your curiosity and continue the journey into the tragedy of Lincoln's murder.

In addition to this site, there are several others that can provide the information you may be looking for. It's always good to have multiple sources for a report or book, or just to simply validate what you learned. Check out these great websites from some of the foremost authorities on the topic of the Lincoln Assassination.

Read dozens of newspaper articles from the archives of major newspapers in 1865. From the day after the assassination to the hunt for John Wilkes Booth, the articles let you see the tragedy unfold as it did for the citizens of the era.

See all the national destinations related to the Lincoln Assassination. From Ford's Theatre, the Mary Surratt Museum, and the Lincoln library and museum in Springfield, IL, you can find information on all the sites across the country.

The document section contains pdf copies of books related to the lincoln assassination, reports from eye witnesses, records from the assassination conspirator trial, and much more. Take a look, read, and even download a version for your own files.

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