An NPS Item
TICKETS ISSUED PER DAY FOR ANDREW JOHNSON'S IMPEACHMENT TRIAL
4 to each Senator
The residue of the tickets were distributed to the Senators.
Did You Know?
Andrew Johnson was a Democrat; Abraham Lincoln was a Republican. The National Union Party existed as a structured, nationwide party for the first time in 1864, for the ticket of Lincoln and Johnson. It was an attempt to unify Republicans and pro-war Democrats.