John Wilkes Booth's Compass Booth's Compass

Ford's Theatre

Ford's Theatre
Washington, D.C., United States

Compass used by John Wilkes Booth during his escape after he assassinated President Abraham Lincoln on April 14, 1865. Booth fled on horseback to southern Maryland before eventually making his way to Virginia.


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