Fri. Aug 23rd, 2019

Hankering for History

Hanker: To have a strong, often restless desire, in this case for–you guessed it–history!

Junius Brutus Booth letter threatening President Jackson

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Below is a primary source used in the post: Junius Brutus Booth & John Wilkes Booth – Genetically Predisposed to Assassinate?

It is a letter written from Junius Brutus Booth, the father of John Wilkes Booth, to President Andrew Jackson. In it he threatens the president’s life. For more on this, read the article linked above.

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