1927 Print Film Scene Birth of a Nation Lincoln Theatre - ORIGINAL


"The people realize that the President is murdered--The Birth of a Nation"

This is an original 1927 print of a scene from D. W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation (1915) showing John Wilkes Booth, the assassin of President Abraham Lincoln, making his escape over the stage at Ford's Theatre.

Period Paper is pleased to add yet another collection of prints to our already extensive silent film memorabilia collection. This collection, which dates from 1927, includes prints of scenes from some of the most famous classic silent films.


This 84+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No aging. No creases. No tears. There is text on the reverse of the print.

  • Product Type: Original Print; Sepia
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 9.5 inches; 11 x 24 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)