The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

A city in sorrow

Photograph of the funeral arch erected in Chicago, Illinois, after the assassination of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln in 1865. A crowd gathers at the railings near Lincoln's casket.


15.8 x 19 cm

Tribune Company


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  • still image
  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (October 20, 1929), Picture Section, p. 1

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  • Chicago Historical society


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