Crowd bears witness to 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s assassination (Photos)

Historical interpreters outside Ford's Theatre in the early hours of April 15, 2015. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
Historical interpreters outside Ford’s Theatre in the early hours of April 15, 2015. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)

Historical interpreters outside Ford's Theatre in the early hours of April 15, 2015. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
Historical interpreters outside Ford's Theatre in the early hours of April 15, 2015. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
The crowd outside Petersen House listens as a doctor in period costume announces that President Lincoln is dying. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
The crowd outside Petersen House listens as a doctor in period costume announces that President Lincoln is dying. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)

A very quiet crowd jams 10th Street in front of Ford's Theatre. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
A very quiet crowd jams 10th St in front of Ford’s Theatre. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)

'It's mournful here outside Ford's Theatre.' (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
‘It’s mournful here outside Ford’s Theatre.’ (WTOP/Dick Uliano)

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Historical interpreters outside Ford's Theatre in the early hours of April 15, 2015. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
Historical interpreters outside Ford's Theatre in the early hours of April 15, 2015. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
The crowd outside Petersen House listens as a doctor in period costume announces that President Lincoln is dying. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
A very quiet crowd jams 10th Street in front of Ford's Theatre. (WTOP/Dick Uliano)
'It's mournful here outside Ford's Theatre.' (WTOP/Dick Uliano)

WASHINGTON — In and around Ford’s Theatre as April 14 turned into April 15, the round-the-clock commemoration of the 150th anniversary of President Lincoln’s assassination included historical interpreters, seminars, tours and music.

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