Stealing Lincoln's body [videorecording] / produced by LEFT/RIGHT for A & E Television Networks ; executive producers, Ken Druckerman and Banks Tarver ; producer, Frank Koughan ; director, Trey Nelson ; produced by Kevin Vargas ; executive producer for History, Carl H. Lindahl.
[New York] : A&E Home Video ; Distributed by New Video, 
Editor, Fanny Lee ; director of photography, Robert Barocci ; art director, Amanda Stone ; composer, Joel Goodman, MusicBox ; Lincoln animation, Ray Downing, Studio Macbeth.
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 a public so unprepared for his violent death in 1865.