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Gardner, Alexander (1821-1882) Unknown suspect

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07738.07 Author/Creator: Gardner, Alexander (1821-1882) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Photographs Date: 27 April 1865 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Photograph of a suspect later identified as Ernest Hartman Richter. Shows Richter sitting with his hands folded and wearing a coat aboard the U.S.S. Saugus. The photograph is mounted on board.

People: Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Richter Hartman, Ernest, fl. 1865-1870.

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Keywords/Subjects: Lincoln Assassination, Assassinations, Prisoner

Sub Era: The American Civil War