American Experience - Season 21, Episode 3 - Rotten Tomatoes

The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln


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This in-depth documentary explores the death of Abraham Lincoln, the first American president to be assassinated. Gunned down in the second month of his triumphant and markedly peaceful second term, Lincoln's death had tremendous effects on the shocked American populace, making waves in everything from cultural identity to the economy.


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