The Andrew Johnson National Historic Site

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* The Andrew Johnson National Historic Site is a National Historic Site in Greeneville, Tennessee, maintained by the National Park Service. It was established to honor Andrew Johnson, 17th President of the United States, who became president after Abraham Lincoln's death. The site includes two of Johnson's homes, his tailor shop, and his grave site within the Andrew Johnson National Cemetery.

The cemetery also includes the interments of Johnson's wife, Eliza McCardle Johnson, and son Brigadier General Robert Johnson. David T. Patterson, a United States Senator from Tennessee, and his son Andrew J. Patterson, who was instrumental in securing historic designation for the Greeneville properties associated with Andrew Johnson, were among others buried in the cemetery. The site was authorized by Congress as a U.S. National Monument in 1935, established on April 27, 1942, and rededicated a National Historic Site on December 11, 1963. (Wikipedia) @KLSDAD

* The Andrew Johnson Statue in Greenville, Tennessee.

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* The Andrew Johnson National Historic Site Visitor Center.

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* The Andrew John's Tailor Shop (Interior of Visitor Center).

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* The Andrew Johnson's Replica Birthplace Home in Raleigh, North Carolina (Across from the Visitor Center).

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* The Andrew Johnson's Early Home in Greeneville, Tennessee.

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* The Andrew Johnson Homestead.

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* The Andrew Johnson Homestead Rear Entrance and Patio Area (Bedrooms).

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* Andrew Johnson's Bedroom/Office.

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* The Andrew Johnson Homestead Parlor.

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* The Andrew Johnson National Cemetery (Entrance).

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* The Andrew Johnson Gravesite and Family Plot.

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* The Andrew Johnson Grave.

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* The Andrew Johnson National Historic Site is a National Historic Site in Greeneville, Tennessee, maintained by the National Park Service. It was established to honor Andrew Johnson, 17th President of the United States, who became president after Abraham Lincoln's death. The site includes two of Johnson's homes, his tailor shop, and his grave site within the Andrew Johnson National Cemetery.

The cemetery also includes the interments of Johnson's wife, Eliza McCardle Johnson, and son Brigadier General Robert Johnson. David T. Patterson, a United States Senator from Tennessee, and his son Andrew J. Patterson, who was instrumental in securing historic designation for the Greeneville properties associated with Andrew Johnson, were among others buried in the cemetery. The site was authorized by Congress as a U.S. National Monument in 1935, established on April 27, 1942, and rededicated a National Historic Site on December 11, 1963. (Wikipedia) @KLSDAD

* The Andrew Johnson Statue in Greenville, Tennessee.

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* The Andrew Johnson National Historic Site Visitor Center.

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* The Andrew John's Tailor Shop (Interior of Visitor Center).

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* The Andrew Johnson's Replica Birthplace Home in Raleigh, North Carolina (Across from the Visitor Center).

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* The Andrew Johnson's Early Home in Greeneville, Tennessee.

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* The Andrew Johnson Homestead.

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* The Andrew Johnson Homestead Rear Entrance and Patio Area (Bedrooms).

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* Andrew Johnson's Bedroom/Office.

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* The Andrew Johnson Homestead Parlor.

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* The Andrew Johnson National Cemetery (Entrance).

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* The Andrew Johnson Gravesite and Family Plot.

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* The Andrew Johnson Grave.

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Thanks for the photo essay bill,never heard of this place before.
 

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Bill and I left a few things for the next visit to Greeneville including a tour inside the the Dickson-Williams Mansion a few blocks away.

The only tour, at least this time of year, is at 1pm.
 

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Great photos. Stayed in Greeneville a few years ago at the John Hunt Morgan Inn. We were there for annual meeting of Morgan's Men Association. Saw the Johnson site briefly but didn't do tour.
 


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