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Charles J. Guiteau Shot President Garfield


The Arrest of the Assassin, 1881

Stop that man! He shot the President!

CREDIT: Berghaus, A., artist, Upham, C., artist.Washington, D.C.--The attack on the President's life--Scene in the ladies' room of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad depot--The arrest of the assassin / from sketches by our special artist's [sic] A. Berghaus and C. Upham., 1881. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number LC-USZ62-7622 DLC.

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