Two soldiers keep watch over Lincoln's casket in Springfield, Illinois.

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Two soldiers keep watch over Lincoln's casket in Springfield, Illinois. LOC Summary: Two sketches: one a general view. the other architectural details. Drawing shows President Abraham Lincoln laying in state at the Illinois statehouse in Springfield, Ill., May 3-4,1865. (Source: Mark Johnson, Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, 2010). Date Created/Published: 1865 May 3 or 4. Pictures of the American Civil War provided by LOC. Original medium: 1 drawing on yellow paper : pencil ; 22.0 x 13.5 cm. (sheet).