MUDD, DR. SAMUEL A.

 

WHORM ALPHABETICAL FILE

††††††††††† Jonathon, John L. [Merrill, MI]

 

WHORM SUBJECT FILES

 

JL001†††††††††††† casefiles 520222, 520868, 546228

 

PU†††††††††††††††††† casefile 537219

 

 

 

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F00-100†††††††††††††††††† Thelen, Stella Mudd†††††††††††††††† Dr. Samuel A. Mudd††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 94††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 0

Includes correspondence involving Presidentís Carter and Reagan, their advisers, Muddís descendants, and the general public, mostly from the from the WHORM subject file category JL001 (Amnesty-Clemency-Pardons).In 1865, Dr. Mudd set the broken leg of John Wilkes Booth, Abraham Lincolnís assassin who was a fugitive at the time.Because of this, Mudd was convicted of being a participant in the conspiracy to assassinate Lincoln.He was pardoned by the President in 1868, but his descendants wanted him declared totally innocent of wrongdoing.