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Ford's Theatre: National Historic Site by  Stanley W McClure - Paperback - 1984 - from Diatrope Books and

Ford's Theatre: National Historic Site

by McClure, Stanley W

Condition: Very Good

National Park Service, 1984. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Age tanning on the edges. National Park Service Historical Handbook Series, No. 3. Illustrated throughout. 44p. Ford's Theatre, located in Washington, D.C., opened in August 1863. It is famous for being the site of the assassination of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln on April 14, 1865. After being shot, the fatally wounded 56-year old president was carried across the street to the Petersen House, where he died the next morning. The Petersen House and the theater are preserved together as Ford's Theatre National Historic Site.
  • Bookseller: Diatrope Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 29759
  • Title: Ford's Theatre: National Historic Site
  • Author: McClure, Stanley W
  • Format/binding: Paperback (Saddle Stitched)
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: National Park Service
  • Date published: 1984
  • Keywords: Abraham Lincoln, American History, 19th Century History, Civil War, Assassination, Ford's Theater, Drama, Performing Arts, Sociology


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