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The Original Vault Behind Abraham Lincoln's Tomb

The Original Vault Behind Abraham Lincoln's Tomb Photographic Print by Ralph Crane at Art.com

The Original Vault Behind Abraham Lincoln's Tomb Premium Photographic Print by…

1930; Former custodian of the Lincoln Tomb stands next to the original white sarcophagus that held Abraham Lincoln's coffin

Former custodian of the Lincoln Tomb stands next to the original white sarcophagus that held Abraham Lincoln's coffin

*ABRAHAM LINCOLN's BODY EXHUMED:  In 1900 the Lincoln Tomb located in Oak Ridge Cemetery in springfield, Illinois, was in need of repair + underwent a reconstruction. Construction of the present tomb took 15 months, + during that time  Mr. Lincoln's coffin was in a temporary grave a few ft away. The above photo shows the temporary grave after being opened, + the pine box holding Mr. Lincoln's coffin is clearly visible.

In 1900 the Lincoln Tomb located in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield, Illinois, was in need of repair and underwent a reconstruction.

The final resting place of President Abraham Lincoln. Photo credit: Larry Senalik

The final resting place of President Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln's Tomb is located in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Photo: Larry Senalik.

View the gravesite of Abraham Lincoln's mother, Nancy Hanks, at Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial.

Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial in Lincoln City, Indiana

Explore Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial to learn about the lives of the Lincoln family, who lived here in a pioneer community from 1816 to

CDV Lincoln Tomb, Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Illinois

CDV Lincoln Tomb, Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Illinois - this is the first spot he was buried waiting for the final resting place.

Ann Mayes Rutledge - Abraham Lincoln’s First Love. Her death at the age of 22 led to Lincoln’s first known severe depression.

Ann Mayes Rutledge - Abraham Lincoln’s First Love. Her death at the age of Ann Rutledge , allegedly Lincoln's first love, Old Concord Burial Ground.

closeup of Springfield, Illinois, Abraham Lincoln at his home, 1860, historic photo, by John Adams Whipple

closeup of Springfield, Illinois, Abraham Lincoln at his home, historic photo, by John Adams Whipple * I like the fence *

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Springfield, Illinois, Abraham Lincoln, Public Receiving Tomb, Oak Ridge Cemetery, 1865, historic photo

Springfield, Illinois, Abraham Lincoln, Public Receiving Tomb, Oak Ridge Cemetery, 1865, historic photo

The first resting place of Abraham Lincoln in Oak Ridge Cemetery, from May 4, 1865 to Dec 21, 1865

The first resting place of Abraham Lincoln in Oak Ridge Cemetery, from May 1865 to Dec 1865

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Richard Garrett's farm house near Port Royal, Virginia, John Wilkes Booth died on the front porch after being shot in the barn

Lincoln at home in Springfield, Il, summer of 1860. Shown with sons, Willie and Tad.

Detail from Photo that shows Abraham Lincoln at home in Springfield, ILL, standing inside fence with his sons Willie & Tad looking out from behind the corner post.

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