• Andrew Johnson with Sioux delegation at White House

    Andrew Johnson

    National Historic Site Tennessee

Goods & Services

An Eastern National sales area with items pertaining to Andrew Johnson, the Presidency, the Civil War, the Constitution, Impeachment, and Tennessee is located in the Visitor Center.

Did You Know?

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The United States purchased Alaska from Russia for $7,200,000.00 during Andrew Johnson's administration. Secretary of State William Seward was instrumental in the purchase. People who thought the investment a bad idea called the purchase "Seward's Folly" and "Johnson's Polar Bear Garden."