• Andrew Johnson with Sioux delegation at White House

    Andrew Johnson

    National Historic Site Tennessee

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Impeachment Tickets

impeachment ticket

Impeachment Ticket

An NPS Item

TICKETS ISSUED PER DAY FOR ANDREW JOHNSON'S IMPEACHMENT TRIAL

4 to each Senator
4 to the Chief Justice
4 to the Speaker of the House
2 to each Representative
2 to each Associate Justice of the Supreme Court
2 to Chief Justice of the District of Columbia
2 to Associate Judges of D.C.
2 to Chief Justices of the Court of Claims
2 to each Cabinet member
2 to the General commanding the army
20 to the President
60 to the President pro tempore of the Senate for Reporters

The residue of the tickets were distributed to the Senators.

Did You Know?

ivory basket close

Queen Emma of the Sandwich Islands (now known as the Hawaiian Islands) came to visit President Andrew Johnson in Washington. It was the first time a Queen had visited the White House. She gave this ivory basket to President and Mrs. Johnson. It is now on display in the Andrew Johnson NHS museum.