Charlotte, South Carolina, Jefferson Finis Davis, President Abraham Lincoln

Jefferson Finis Davis Notified Of Abraham Lincoln’s Death

Jefferson Finis Davis escaped to Charlotte, South Carolina, after spending two days having cabinet meetings in North Carolina. On April 18, 1865, Jefferson Finis Davis was notified of Lincoln’s death while in Charlotte.

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