Learn the Story: Petersen House

Ford's Theatre Society and Dr. Matthew Pinsker2014

Ford's Theatre

Ford's Theatre

In this video, Dr. Matthew Pinsker talks about the care given to Lincoln and the Petersen House where Lincoln died.

Matthew Pinsker holds the Pohanka Chair for Civil War History and served as Director of the House Divided Project at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. He is the author of two books and numerous articles on Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War era.

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  • Title: Learn the Story: Petersen House
  • Creator: Ford's Theatre Society, Dr. Matthew Pinsker
  • Date Created: 2014