Harvard University Press
A Bizarre PlotOn the night before the presidential election of 1876, three graverobbers tried to steal the body of Abraham Lincoln from its resting place in the imposing Lincoln Monument in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield, Illinois. Ill-conceived and doomed to failure, this bizarre plo....
"Stealing Lincoln's Body,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 10
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