TITLE

Reconstruction of Tennessee -- Abraham Lincoln's letter to Andrew Johnson

AUTHOR(S)
Lincoln, Abraham
PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
Reconstruction of Tennessee -- Abraham Lincoln's Letter to Andre;8/1/2017, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Primary Source Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a letter from United States President Abraham Lincoln to Tennessee Governor Andrew Johnson on the reconstruction of Tennessee after the Civil War. Inauguration of a loyal state government.
ACCESSION #
21212909

 

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