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Unknown [Printed photograph of Andrew Johnson]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02779.04 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Print Date: circa 1899 Pagination: 1 p. : b&w ; 27.2 x 22 cm.

Summary of Content: Printed photograph of Andrew Johnson. Original photograph attributed to Mathew Brady on the lower left, with printed signature by Johnson. Copyrighted by J.C. Tichenor, 1899. Mounted on a board.

People: Brady, Mathew B., 1823-1896
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: President

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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