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Civil War Primary Source Worksheet: The Death of John Wilkes Booth, 1865

Civil War Primary Source Worksheet: The Death of John Wilkes Booth, 1865
Civil War Primary Source Worksheet: The Death of John Wilkes Booth, 1865
Civil War Primary Source Worksheet: The Death of John Wilkes Booth, 1865
Civil War Primary Source Worksheet: The Death of John Wilkes Booth, 1865
Civil War Primary Source Worksheet: The Death of John Wilkes Booth, 1865
Civil War Primary Source Worksheet: The Death of John Wilkes Booth, 1865
Civil War Primary Source Worksheet: The Death of John Wilkes Booth, 1865
Civil War Primary Source Worksheet: The Death of John Wilkes Booth, 1865
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This Civil War worksheet allows students to use a primary source document to learn about the manhunt and death of John Wilkes Booth. This activity is very easy to use. All you have to do is print off the primary source from the following website for classroom use or direct students to the website to answer the worksheet questions.

http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/booth.htm

Click here to view the website.

The primary source document is labeled (The Death of John Wilkes Booth, 1865)

Students read the document and answer the questions on the worksheet. The worksheet includes 10 questions and has an answer sheet for the teacher. The worksheet can be used to generate classroom discussion or be used as homework. Feel free to modify this assignment as needed for your classes.

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