Abraham Lincoln's funeral train left Washington on April 21, It would essentially retrace the mile route Mr. Lincoln had traveled as president- elect in.
The “Old Nashville.” The locomotive pulled the funeral train of President Abraham Lincoln from Washington, D.C. to Springfield, Illinois. (Photo.
On April 21, a train carrying the coffin of assassinated President Abraham Lincoln leaves Washington, D.C. on its way to Springfield, Illinois, where he would be buried on May 4. The train carrying Lincoln’s body traveled through 180 cities and seven states on its way to.