Portraits of John Wilkes Booth and Boston Corbett

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When: 01 January 1969

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Accession Number: 1972:0033:0002

Maker: Alexander Gardner (Scottish, 1821 - 1882)

Title: Portraits of John Wilkes Booth and Boston Corbett

Date: ca. 1862

Medium: albumen print

Dimensions: Image: 8.6 x 5.3 cm, Mount: 27 x 34.5 cm

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    • 13/Apr/2011 15:40:10

    The man at the bottom left is Boston Corbett, who shot and mortally wounded Booth in Southern Virginia, ending his escape.