• Andrew Johnson with Sioux delegation at White House

    Andrew Johnson

    National Historic Site Tennessee

How the Senators Voted

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The Senate Gallery

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Not Guilty

Bayard - Delaware
Buckalew - Pennsylvania
Davis - Kentucky
Dixon - Connecticut
Doolittle - Wisconsin
Fessenden - Maine
Fowler - Tennessee
Grimes - Iowa
Henderson - Missouri
Hendricks - Indiana
Johnson - Maryland
McCreery - Kentucky
Norton - Minnesota
Patterson, D. - Tennessee
Ross - Kansas
Saulsbury - Delaware
Trumbull - Illinois
Van Winkle - West Virginia
Vickers - Maryland

Guilty

Anthony - Rhode Island
Cameron - Pennslyvania
Cattell - New Jersey
Chandler - Michigan
Cole - California
Conkling - New York
Conness - California
Corbett - Oregon
Cragin - New Hampshire
Drake - Missouri
Edmunds - Vermont
Ferry - Connecticut
Frelinghuysen - New Jersey
Harlan - Iowa
Howard - Michigan
Howe - Wisconsin
Morgan - New York
Morrill, J. - Vermont
Morrill, L. - Maine
Morton - Indiana
Nye - Nevada
Patterson, J. - New Hampshire
Pomeroy - Kansas
Ramsey - Minnesota
Sherman - Ohio
Sprague - Rhode Island
Stewart - Nevada
Sumner - Massachusetts
Thayer - Nebraska
Tipton - Nebraska
Wade - Ohio
Willey - West Virginia
Williams - Oregon
Wilson - Massachusetts
Yates - Illinois

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.