Life Portrait of Andrew Johnson

In the seventeenth in a series on American presidents, the life and career of Andrew Johnson were discussed. Mr. Benedict talked… read more

In the seventeenth in a series on American presidents, the life and career of Andrew Johnson were discussed. Mr. Benedict talked about President Johnson, focusing on his impeachment, his views of the Civil War, and his role in reconstruction. 

Mr. Small talked about Johnson’s early life and family. During the program an educator from Andrew Johnson Elementary school and a descendant of Johnson were interviewed by telephone. Viewer questions and comments were also taken throughout the program. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Life Portrait of Andrew Johnson

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Program ID:
150104-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Greeneville, Tennessee, United States
First Aired:
Jul 9, 1999
Last Aired:
Apr 28, 2013

Airing Details

  • Jul 09, 1999 | 9:05am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 09, 1999 | 11:34am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 09, 1999 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 10, 1999 | 1:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 31, 1999 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 31, 1999 | 10:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 01, 1999 | 3:33am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 1999 | 1:11pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 04, 2000 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 23, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 24, 2001 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 26, 2001 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 26, 2001 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 27, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 28, 2001 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 20, 2007 | 2:49am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 28, 2013 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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