The man who shot the man who shot Lincoln | Curio

The man who shot the man who shot Lincoln

29 mins | Dec 23, 2017

Thomas P. "Boston" Corbett was a Union Army soldier who shot and killed President Abraham Lincoln's assassin, John Wilkes Booth. Ernest B. Furgurson, writing in The American Scholar, tells the story of the man who shot the man who shot Lincoln.

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From The American Scholar