Greeneville in Greene County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Andrew Johnson National Historic Site
Three miles west is the central unit of the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site which includes the 17th president’s small tailor shop, the home in which he lived from 1838 to 1851, a museum, and administrative offices. Other units are the homestead where Johnson lived from 1851 until his death in 1875 and the cemetery where he is buried. Johnson served his city, his state, and his country as alderman, mayor, governor, congressman, senator, vice-president, and president.
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1C 50.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 10.691′ N, 82° 47.131′ W. Marker is in Greeneville, Tennessee, in Greene County. Marker is on Andrew Johnson Highway (U.S. 321), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the Andrew Johnson Inn. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2145 East Andrew Johnson Highway, Greeneville TN 37743, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Samuel Doak House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Tusculum College (approx. 1.3 miles away); a different marker Tusculum College (approx. 1.4 miles away); John Gloucester (approx. 1.4 miles away); First Institution of Higher Learning West of the Allegheny Mountains (approx. 1.4 miles away); Harmony House (approx. 2½ miles away); Old Harmony Graveyard (approx. 2.6 miles away); Capitol of State of Franklin (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greeneville.
Also see . . .
1. Andrew Johnson National Historic Site. National Park Service website. (Submitted on August 7, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Biography of Andrew Johnson. The White House website. (Submitted on August 7, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Government •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 7, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 384 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on August 7, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.