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booth reward

Who received the reward for John Wilkes Booth’s capture?

Twelve days after the murder of Abraham Lincoln, the largest manhunt in American history ended before dawn on April 26, 1865, in Richard Garrett’s ...
Abraham Lincoln Assassination

Did Abraham Lincoln predict his own death?

Ward Hill Lamon—Abraham Lincoln’s former law partner, friend and sometime bodyguard—told a famous story about the 16th U.S. president’s premonition ...