[New York] : A&E Home Video ; Distributed by New Video, c2009.
1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo.
Narrator, Jonathan Adams.
Executive producers, Ken Druckerman and Banks Tarver ; producer, Frank Koughan ; director, Trey Nelson ; produced by Kevin Vargas ; executive producer for History, Carl H. Lindahl ; editor, Fanny Lee ; director of photography, Robert Barocci ; art director, Amanda Stone ; composer, Joel Goodman, MusicBox ; Lincoln animation, Ray Downing, Studio Macbeth.
Originally broadcast on television on the History Channel.
A band of Chicago counterfeiters hatched a plot to steal the President's body from its tomb outside Springfield, Illinois, and hold it for a ransom of $200,000. The story shows how important this beloved President remained to public so unprepared for his violent death in 1865.
MW, 6-09; 8-09(add)
AAAE154720 A&E Home Video