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Portrait length color image of John Wilkes Booth aka. Lincoln's Assissin, by George Stuart.
Text: Signature image of John Wilkes Booth aka. Lincoln's Assissin, by George Stuart.

Seeks fame as an actor, achieves it as an assassin!

Driven by rage and frustration over the defeat of the Confederate armies, Booth gathered a group of fellow Southern loyalists for the purpose of murdering the President, Vice President, and Secretary of State. His success immortalized him as a national villain.

Full length color image of John Wilkes Booth aka. Lincoln's Assissin, by George Stuart.

Left close up color image of John Wilkes Booth aka. Lincoln's Assissin, by George Stuart.

Right closup color image of John Wilkes Booth aka. Lincoln's Assissin, by George Stuart.

Portrait by artist-historian George Stuart.
Courtesy Museum of Ventura County.

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