Ephemera Gallery | Abraham Lincoln Papers

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U.S. War Dept. $100,000 Reward!! The murderer of our late beloved President Abraham Lincoln is still at large ... Edwin M. Stanton, Secretary of War. [n. p., 1865]. 1 l. 24.9 x 22.8 cm. Stern Broadside v. 5, no. 24. Rare Books and Special Collections Division.

The text of this reward notice was commonly printed on a large poster. This small format is unusual and the decorative border suggests that it may not have been printed by the U.S. government.

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Ephemera Gallery | Abraham Lincoln Papers