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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln Preview

  • Aired: 02/08/2009
  • 00:30
  • Rating: NR
Just days after the Civil War ended, President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated at Ford's Theatre. As a fractured nation mourned, a manhunt closed in on his assassin, the twenty-six-year-old actor, John Wilkes Booth.
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After Lincoln's assassination, a manhunt closed in on John Wilkes Booth.
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