Mementos of the dead were an important part of nineteenth century grieving culture. Throughout Chasing Lincoln’s Killer, the living gather mementos of those who have died to remember them by. The constant presence of…(read full symbol analysis)
Detailed Summary & Analysis
All Characters Abraham Lincoln John Wilkes Booth David Herold Lewis Powell George Atzerodt Secretary of State William H. Seward John Harrison Surratt Dr. Samuel A. Mudd Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton Colonel Lafayette Baker Thomas Jones Dr. Charles A. Leale Colonel Everton Conger Fanny Seward William Bell Willie Jett Richard Garrett John Garrett Sergeant Boston Corbett Vice President Andrew Johnson
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- All Characters
- Abraham Lincoln
- John Wilkes Booth
- David Herold
- Lewis Powell
- George Atzerodt
- Secretary of State William H. Seward
- John Harrison Surratt
- Dr. Samuel A. Mudd
- Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton
- Colonel Lafayette Baker
- Thomas Jones
- Dr. Charles A. Leale
- Colonel Everton Conger
- Fanny Seward
- William Bell
- Willie Jett
- Richard Garrett
- John Garrett
- Sergeant Boston Corbett
- Vice President Andrew Johnson
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