Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865

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Actor; assassin of President Abraham Lincoln.

From the description of John Wilkes Booth-Miller collection, 19??-1946 / Ernest Conrad Miller. (Allegheny College). WorldCat record id: 44935230

From the description of Papers, 1863 June-1865 April. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27418055

From the description of Letter: Franklin, [Pennsylvania], to John, [18]64 June 17. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27418059

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referencedIn Barbee, David Rankin, 1874-1958. The David Rankin Barbee papers, 1886-1956 (bulk 1928-1956) Georgetown University, Joseph Mark Lauinger Memorial Library
referencedIn Webster, E. H. Diary, 1865. Auburn University.
referencedIn PH 5962, Smith, George Albert 1817-1875. George A. Smith photograph collection circa 1862-1873 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Church History Library
referencedIn Stern, Philip Van Doren, 1900-1984. Philip Van Doren Stern-Elmer Harris correspondence, 1939-1940. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Baker, Luther Byron, 1830-1896. Luther Byron Baker address, [189-] University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Abraham Lincoln collection, 1824-1865 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Kohlsaat, H. H. (Herman Henry), 1853-1924. Papers, 1892-1924. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Harris, Nathaniel Harrison, 1834-1900. Nathaniel Harrison Harris papers, 1865-1899 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Historical manuscripts collection, Bulk, 1775-1885, 1347-1969 Free Library of Philadelphia: Rare Book Department
referencedIn Edmund Davis diary, Davis, Edmund diary, 1865 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Hazelton, Joseph H., 1855-1936. An eyewitness account of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln / by Joseph H. Hazelton [sound recording] Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Wheeler, Roger,. Theatrical memorabilia, 1770-1940. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Irvine, James B. (James Bennington), 1829-1881. Diary, 1863-1865. Alabama Department of Archives and History
referencedIn Miscellaneous documents relating to Abraham Lincoln, ca. 1838-1948. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Cushman, Charlotte Sanders, 1816-1862. Collection of autographs, [ca. 1797 to ca. 1915]. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States Commandery of the State of Massachusetts Civil War collection, 1724-1933 (inclusive);, 1861-1912 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Svich, Caridad. The Booth variations : a solo / by Caridad Svich and Todd Cerveris. Ohio State University Libraries
referencedIn Cary, Richard, 1836-1862. Letters, 1861-1862. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Diana and Joe Stein Collection, 1859-1931 Museum of New Mexico. Fray Angélico Chávez History Library.
referencedIn Bearden, Margaret. The Margaret K. Bearden papers. Part 2, 1865-1999 (bulk 1950-1979). Georgetown University, Joseph Mark Lauinger Memorial Library
referencedIn Camenga, Kate. Letters, 1862-1865. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Ritschel, Nelson O'Ceallaigh, 1959-. Assassin, 1983. Brown University, Brown University Library
referencedIn [List of some of the graduates of West Point]. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn Wiltse, Elizabeth, 1822-1895. Elizabeth Wiltse correspondence, 1864-1865. Library of Congress
referencedIn Baker-Yull-Cooley collection. State Archive of Michigan
creatorOf Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865. Autograph of John Wilkes Booth [manuscript], [19th century]. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Harris, Charles J. Letters, 1863-1865. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Fredric Woodbridge Wilson Collection of Theatre, Dance and Music (Harvard Theatre Collection). Photographs of the Booth family, ca. 1869-1889. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn George Sands Bryan papers, 1918-1939 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Schmidt, Otto Leopold, 1863-1935. Otto L. Schmidt papers, 1877-1941 (bulk 1900-1935). Chicago History Museum
referencedIn Francis Wilson papers, 1875-1958 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Henneke, Ben Graf, 1914-. Theatre Ephemera collection, 1762-1981. The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library
referencedIn Tilton, Clint Clay, 1870-1946. Clint Clay Tilton collection of Lincolniana and Americana, 1783-1954. Southern Illinois University, Morris Library
referencedIn Booth-Grossman family. Booth-Grossman family papers, 1840-1953. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Clara Morris Papers MS 106., 1874-1901 Sophia Smith Collection
creatorOf Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865. John Wilkes Booth-Miller collection, 19??-1946 / Ernest Conrad Miller. Allegheny College, Lawrence Lee Pelletier Library
referencedIn Abraham Lincoln-related pictures [graphic], 1860s-ca. 1976. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn John Wilkes Booth collection, [19--?-ongoing]. Museum of Performance & Design
referencedIn James Young papers, 1904-1948 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Papers, 1844-2005 (inclusive), 1883-1944 (bulk) Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Frederick G. Ross Scrapbooks, 1876-1930 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Moss, Helen Palmer Hess, 1840-1931. [Account of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln], 1931 Aug. 22. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn John Thompson Ford Papers, 1809-1960, (bulk 1850-1894) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Photographs of the Booth family, ca. 1869-1889. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Coleman, Charles. Charles Coleman papers, 1819-1909. Emory University Library, Special Collect Department
referencedIn Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. Abraham Lincoln collection, 1824-1865. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Corbett, Boston, b. 1832. Boston Corbett papers collection [microform], 1855-1972 bulk (1866-1877). Kansas State Historical Society
referencedIn Doherty, Edward P., d. 1897. Papers, 1865. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Binning, Wayne. Wayne Binning collection, 1830-1896. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
referencedIn Underwood, Oscar W. (Oscar Wilder), 1862-1929. Papers of Oscar Wilder Underwood [manuscript] 1810-1955. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Lantern slides of Abraham Lincoln's life and monuments, ca. 1900-1920. Maine Historical Society Library
referencedIn [Booth]; [miscellaneous materials about John Wilkes Booth] Angelo State University Library, Porter Henderson Library
referencedIn Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. Abraham Lincoln collection, 1824-1865. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn George DeMott papers, circa 1890-1954 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Traylor, Leslie. Papers, 1864-1954. University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center
referencedIn Forrester, Izola L. (Izola Louise), 1878-1944. Papers, 1844-2005 (inclusive), 1883-1944 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Pine Hill Plantation papers, 1832-1959. Florida State University
referencedIn Crawford, Jack Randall, b. 1878. Crawford Theater collection, 1663-1992 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Corbett, Boston, 1832-fl. 1888. Papers, May 11, 1865; n.d. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Stein, Diana. Diana and Joe Stein collection, 1859-1931. Museum of New Mexico Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. James Henry Coffin Papers.
referencedIn Philip Van Doren Stern-Elmer Harris correspondence, 1939-1940 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Porter, George Loring, 1838-1919. The tragedy of the nation / George L. Porter. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Gresham, Thomas Baxter, Mrs. Journal of Mrs. Thomas Baxter Gresham [manuscript], ca. 1865-1890. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Kimes, William Harold, 1936-. Booth collection 1969-2003. Hamline University Libraries, CLIC
referencedIn Weinberg, Daniel R.,. Lincoln conspirators collection, 1865-1997. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn Camenga, Kate. Letters, 1862-1865. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Belknap Collection for the Performing Arts. Belknap Collection, Theatre 1816-1995 1825-1889 : Booth family. University of Florida
referencedIn St. Nicholas Hotel. Guest book, 1858 Apr. 26-1858 Jul. 18. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn United States. War Dept. Notice of reward for the capture of the murderer of President Lincoln, 1865 Apr. 20. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Harris, Charles J. Letters, 1863-1865. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn United States. Navy Dept. Telegram : ms. : Washington, D.C., to J.B. Montgomery, 1865 Apr. 15. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Judge Advocate General (Army). 1792 - 2010. Court Martial Case Files. 12/1800 - 10/1894. Investigation and Trial Papers Relating to the Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln. 4/15/1865 - 7/3/1865. Telegram from John Wilkes Booth to Michael O'Laughlin
referencedIn Images of American history : cartes-de-visite, ca. 1865. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Portland theater newspaper clippings, 1850-2000. Maine Historical Society Library
referencedIn Lincoln scrapbook, 1865-1923. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Sondheim, Stephen. Assassins / music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim ; book by John Weidman, 2004. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Powers, James T., 1862-1943. James Thomas Powers papers, 1860s-1945 and undated. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Naval Records Collection of the Office of Naval Records and Library. 1691 - 1945. Selected Documents Removed From Area Files, Subject Files of U.S. and Confederate States Navies, and Various Other Series
referencedIn Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. Broadside, 1865 April 15. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Kenzie, Wilson D., 1844- . Reminiscences, 1922. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Ogden, C. K. (Charles Kay), 1889-1957. Collected autographs : ms., 1881. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Fithian, Joel A. Joel Fithian Abraham Lincoln Assassination Account, 1872. University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB Library
referencedIn Miscellaneous documents relating to Abraham Lincoln, ca. 1838-1948. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Inventory of the Everette B. Long Papers Ragan MSS 00080., 1949-1981 Cushing Memorial Library,
referencedIn Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893. Edwin Booth collection, 1890-1940. Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library
referencedIn Booth-Grossman family papers, 1840-1953 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Tarbell, Ida M. (Ida Minerva), 1857-1944. Letter to James W. Bollinger. [s.l.] 1934 June 1. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Ellsler, John Adam, 1822-1903. Papers, 1852-1877, ca. 1886. Western Reserve Historical Society, Research Library
referencedIn Ford, John Thompson, 1829-1894. John Thompson Ford papers, 1809-1960 (bulk 1850-1894). Library of Congress
referencedIn Green Mount Cemetery (Baltimore, Md.). Mortuary stub book : manuscript, 1868-1872. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Booth, Gustaf John. Letter, 1960, March 13, Chicago, Ill., [to] Earl C. Kubicek : typescript / Gustaf John Booth. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn Ford's Theatre playbill, 1865. New York State Historical Documents
referencedIn Young, James, b. 1878. James Young papers, 1904-1948. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf General Records of the Department of Justice. 1790 - 2002. Segregated Documents from Letters Received. 1838 - 1943. Papers Relating to John Wilkes Booth
referencedIn Morris, Clara, 1848-1925. Papers, 1874-1901. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Gentles, Ralph Douglas,. Henry H. Thompson collection, 1776-1918 St. Lawrence University, Owen D. Young Library
referencedIn Townsend, John W., 1855-1939. Collection, 1726-1933. University of Pennsylvania, Archives & Records Center
referencedIn Francis Wilson papers, 1875-1958 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Frederick G. Ross Scrapbooks, 1876-1930 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Alexander, Edmund Brooke, 1802-1888. Telegram : Saint Louis, Mo., to Capt. Hubbard, Springfield, Ill., [1865] Apr. 15. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865. Letter: Franklin, [Pennsylvania], to John, [18]64 June 17. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Morrison, Dorilus, 1814-1897. Dorilus Morrison and family papers, 1706-1913. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf General Records of the Department of Justice. 1790 - 2002. Segregated Documents from Letters Received
referencedIn Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States Commandery of the State of Massachusetts Civil War collection, 1724-1933 (inclusive);, 1861-1912 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Cooke, George Frederick, 1756-1812. Promptbooks for productions of Shakespeare's King Richard the Third, 1785-1905. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Patrick, John, 1905-1995. A patchwork quilt / by John Patrick. Ohio State University Libraries
referencedIn Baker, Luther Byron, 1830-1896. Luther Byron Baker address, [189-]. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Ross, Frederick G., 1858-1942. Frederick G. Ross Scrapbooks, 1876-1930. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn United States. Navy Dept. Telegram : ms. : Washington, D.C., to William Radford, 1865 Apr. 27. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Photographs, prints, and drawings, ca. 1600-1936 (inclusive), 1861-1936 (bulk). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893. Papers, [ca. 1850-1900] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Davidson, E. H. The life of Colonel James H. Davidson, undated / by E. H. Davidson. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
referencedIn Webster, John O. Letter, 1865. American Primers
referencedIn Lybrook, Henley C. Papers, 1865. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn United States. War Dept. Notice of reward for the capture of the murderer of President Lincoln, 1865 Apr. 20. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865. Papers, 1863 June-1865 April. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Clark, H. S.,. Civil War era portraits photograph album [graphic], circa 1859-1865. Oregon Historical Society Research Library
referencedIn Booth-Grossman family papers, 1840-1953 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Clarke, Ellen. Diary, 1865 Mar. 13-July 1. UNH Durham, Dimond Library
referencedIn Owens, Mary C. Stevens (Mary Cornelia Stevens), 1828-1913,. Autograph letters signed from Mary Cornelia Owens, Baltimore, to various recipients [manuscript], 1893-1897. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Bryan, George S. (George Sands), 1879-1943. George Sands Bryan papers, 1918-1939. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Doherty, Edward P. Papers 1866 Mar. 8-Nov. 14. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
referencedIn Brombach, Charles. The Canadian phase of Lincoln's murder / Charles Brombach. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Seabourne, J. Gay (Josiah Gay). Papers, 1904-1973 (bulk 1959-1973). University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center
referencedIn Biddle, T. C. Four items relating to Boston Corbett, who killed John Wilkes Booth and to John Corbett, alias Boston Corbett : 1911-1913. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Morse, Robert A. Booth : a play in two acts / by Robert A. Morse, 1982. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865. Booth family papers, 1864-1873. Navarro College
referencedIn John C. Beattie family correspondence, Beattie, John C. family correspondence, 1862-1869, 1862-1866 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865. Clippings and ephemera related to John Wilkes Booth, 1864-1991. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Dreer, Ferdinand Julius, 1812-1902,. Political and military history papers, 1518-1864. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Crawford Theater collection, 1663-1992 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Andrew J. Duncan journal and orderly book, Duncan, Andrew J., 1861; 1864-1865 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Booth family. Booth family papers, 1820-1890. The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library
referencedIn John O. Webster letter, 1865 L. Tom Perry Special Collections19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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associatedWith Alexander, Edmund Brooke, 1802-1888. person
associatedWith Baker, Luther Byron, 1830-1896. person
associatedWith Barbee, David Rankin, 1874-1958. person
associatedWith Bearden, Margaret. person
associatedWith Beattie, Martha, 1841-1906 person
associatedWith Beattie, Mary N., 1812-1904 person
associatedWith Binning, Wayne. person
associatedWith Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893. person
associatedWith Booth family. person
associatedWith Booth-Grossman family family
associatedWith Booth-Grossman family. family
associatedWith Booth, Gustaf John. person
associatedWith Brombach, Charles. person
associatedWith Bryan, George S. (George Sands), 1879-1943. person
associatedWith Camenga, Kate. person
associatedWith Cary, Richard, 1836-1862. person
associatedWith Clarke, Ellen. person
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associatedWith DeMott, George, 1907-1986 person
associatedWith Doherty, Edward P. person
associatedWith Doherty, Edward P., d. 1897. person
associatedWith Dreer, Ferdinand Julius, 1812-1902, person
associatedWith Duncan, Andrew J., 1836-1912 person
associatedWith Ellsler, John Adam, 1822-1903. person
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associatedWith Forrester, Izola L. (Izola Louise), 1878-1944. person
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associatedWith Green Mount Cemetery (Baltimore, Md.) corporateBody
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correspondedWith Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878 person
associatedWith Irvine, James B. (James Bennington), 1829-1881. person
associatedWith Izola L. (Izola Louise) Forrester, 1878-1944 person
associatedWith Kenzie, Wilson D., 1844- . person
associatedWith Kohlsaat, H. H. (Herman Henry), 1853-1924. person
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 person
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. person
associatedWith Long, E. B. (Everette Beach), 1919-1981 person
associatedWith Lybrook, Henley C. person
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associatedWith Morse, Robert A. person
associatedWith Moss, Helen Palmer Hess, 1840-1931. person
associatedWith Owens, Mary C. Stevens (Mary Cornelia Stevens), 1828-1913, person
associatedWith Patrick, John, 1905-1995. person
associatedWith Porter, George Loring, 1838-1919. person
associatedWith Powers, James T., 1862-1943. person
associatedWith Ritschel, Nelson O'Ceallaigh, 1959- person
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associatedWith Ross, Frederick G., 1858-1942. person
associatedWith Schmidt, Otto Leopold, 1863-1935. person
associatedWith Seabourne, J. Gay (Josiah Gay) person
associatedWith Smith, George Albert 1817-1875 person
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associatedWith Stein, Diana person
associatedWith Stein, Diana. person
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associatedWith Tarbell, Ida M. (Ida Minerva), 1857-1944. person
associatedWith Tilton, Clint Clay, 1870-1946. person
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associatedWith Traylor, Leslie. person
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associatedWith Wilson, Francis, 1854-1935 person
associatedWith Wiltse, Elizabeth, 1822-1895. person
associatedWith Young, James, b. 1878 person
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Missouri--Saint Louis
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Theater
Petroleum industry and trade--History
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Person

Birth 1838-05-10

Death 1865-04-26

English

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