We dug up this powerful image of Abraham Lincoln’s funeral procession heading down Pennsylvania Avenue on April 19th, 1865. Click on it for better details.

Washington, D.C. President Lincoln's funeral procession on Pennsylvania Avenue (April 19th, 1865)
Washington, D.C. President Lincoln’s funeral procession on Pennsylvania Avenue (April 19th, 1865)
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Source: Library of Congress

Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.