On this day in the Civil War, Federal troops, under the direction of Secretary of War Stanton, continue their search for Booth and anyone else connected with the assassination of Lincoln.

stanton

Secretary of War 

Edwin Stanton

(Photo Credit: Library of Congress)

 

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