Abraham Lincoln autopsy notes collection, 1864-1865.


Stone, Robert King, 1822-1872. Abraham Lincoln autopsy notes collection, 1864-1865.

Abraham Lincoln autopsy notes collection, 1864-1865.

Examination notes taken by Dr. Robert King Stone, family physician of President Abraham Lincoln, after Lincoln was shot by John Wilkes Booth on April 14, 1865. Includes autopsy notes of J.J. (Joseph Janvier) Woodward, another physician who examined Lincoln. Additionally, there is an 1864 sheet containing autographs of Lincoln and his cabinet (William H. Seward, Salmon Chase, Edwin M. Stanton, Gideon Welles, J.P. Usher, M. Blair, and Edward Bates).

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Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

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Stone, Robert King, 1822-1872

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