Image ID
ICHi-052530
Headline
$100,000 reward poster for capture of John Wilkes Booth
Title (of Artwork/Object)
$100,000 reward!
Date Depicted
1865
Date Created
1865
Creator
George F. Nesbitt & Company
Creator Role
printer
Artwork/Object Depicted
broadsides (notices)
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-052530
Storage Location
Broadsides: Series I - H [ Presidents - Lincoln - Death & Burial
Acquisition Source
Gift of Henry P. Isham
Funding Note
John and Jeanne Rowe Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln Collection, patron
Max Pixels - Height
5071
Max Pixels - Width
4066
KEYWORDS
LN0112
20%
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
assassinations
Lincoln at 200
Booth, John Wilkes
presidents
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ICHi-52530
100000 reward poster for capture of john wilkes booth

$100,000 reward poster for capture of John Wilkes Booth for the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln created by the War Department, Washington, D.C., April 20, 1865. Printed by George F. Nesbitt & Company of New York.

$100,000 reward poster for capture of John Wilkes Booth for the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln created by the War Department, Washington, D.C., April 20, 1865. Printed by George F. Nesbitt & Company of New York.