Richter was a cousin of George Atzerodt and one of the suspects in the Lincoln assassination conspiracy, although his name was not disclosed for many years and he was later cleared. The photograph was taken on the deck of the USS Saugus, one of the ships that carried the prisoners before they were jailed.
- April 27, 1865
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