The New President of the United States. From a Fugitive Sketch

The New President of the United States. From a Fugitive Sketch


93

Title: The New President of the United States. From a Fugitive Sketch

Year: 1860

Creator: Bunker

Description: President-elect Lincoln’s stealthy passage through Baltimore in February 1861 is mocked here. Assassination threats forced Mr. Lincoln to move through the tense city at night – supposedly in a scotch cap and cloak

Please visit our Lehrman Institute Sites