Video: In the Footsteps of Lincoln's Assassin

February 11th, 2009 by Smithsonian Journeys

As we celebrate the life of Lincoln here at the Smithsonian Institution, Study Leader Ed Bearss follows in the footsteps of actor John Wilkes Booth, Lincoln’s assassin.  Watch a clip of Stories from the Vaults host Tom Cavanaugh trying to keep up, courtesy of the Smithsonian Channel.

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Video: Courtesy of Smithsonian Channel

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2 Responses to “Video: In the Footsteps of Lincoln's Assassin”

  1. Mona Peevy Says:

    Great video – thank you for sharing. I’m looking forward to seeing the show when it airs!

  2. Lincolns assassin | Movingonlinese Says:

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