Abraham Lincoln's Assassination
April, 14 1865
Abraham Lincoln was attempting to abolish slavery and start the reconstruction during the war in 1863. Although, he didn't think blacks were equal to whites he did believe that all men were created with certain inalienable rights. He was confronted by a radical group of republicans in the senate wanted complete allegiance and repentance from confederates. Before it the political battle developed Abraham was shot by John Wilkes Booth in the Fords Theatre in Washington D.C. Abraham laid in a coma for 9 hours before dying the next morning. He was buried at Springfield, Illinois.