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|Collection Reference Number
|From Archive Folder
|Photographs of Lincoln assassination conspirators
|Albumen of Michael O'Laughlin
|27 April 1865
|Gardner, Alexander (1821-1882)
|Inscribed on verso: "Michael O'Laughlin." Shows O'Laughlin in wrist irons, wearing a jacket, vest, and tie. He is facing slightly to the left and is imprisoned aboard the U.S.S. Saugus. The photograph is mounted on board.
|Lincoln Assassination Assassination President Prisoner
|Gardner, Alexander (1821-1882) Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) O'Laughlin, Michael (d. 1867)
|The American Civil War; The Presidency; Law
|Papers and Images of the American Civil War
|Folder Information: Nine large plate albumen prints of the Lincoln assassination conspirators. Secret Service head Colonel Lafayette C. Baker selected Gardner to take the photographs of the conspirators while in they were in custody, awaiting trial aboard the U.S.S. Montauk and the U.S.S. Saugus.
|The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
|Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945