Tuesday night marked the 150th anniversary of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, and all history buffs should take a moment to check out the official Twitter feed of the Ford’s Theatre National Historic Site, @FordsTheatreNPS, as well as the excellent timeline of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review’s Salena Zito.
Plenty were on hand at the theater for the occasion.
In Ford's Theatre, 150 years, almost to the minute, since Abe Lincoln was assassinated. Crowd outside holding candles pic.twitter.com/SSP5hSlO3W
— Jonathan Swan (@jonathanvswan) April 15, 2015
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