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    Andrew Johnson

    National Historic Site Tennessee

Teacher Workshops

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The 2014 Teacher Workshop will incorporate Common Core Standards into the program as participants investigate life in Greene County during the era of the U.S. Civil War and Reconstruction. Check back for dates and more information on this workshop.

How to sign up:
Contact Park Ranger Jennifer Pierce
423-639-3711 x. 109

Or email Jennifer Pierce.

Did You Know?

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A successful transatlantic cable was completed in 1866. This connected America and England by telegraph and helped tremendously with international communications. The original cable, completed in 1858, worked only three weeks. The Civil War and financial troubles interrupted the effort until 1865.