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Life Portraits: Andrew Johnson

Greeneville, Tennessee
Sunday, April 28, 2013

In this program from our 1999 "American Presidents: Life Portraits" series we focused on Andrew Johnson's life and career. History professor Michael Les Benedict talked about Buchanan’s presidency, his views on the Civil War, his role in reconstruction and his impeachment. Chief of Operations at the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site, Jim Small, focused on Johnson's early life and family.

Updated: Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 6:39pm (ET)

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