This category lists pages and sites about the impeachment proceedings against Andrew Johnson, the 17th President of the United States. In May 1868, the U.S. Senate came within a single vote of taking the unprecedented step of removing a president from office, claiming that Johnson had violated the Tenure of Office Act.
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The Impeachment of Andrew Johnson
Features more than 200 excerpts about the historic proceedings from Harper's Weekly, the leading weekly newspaper of the era.
The Impeachment Trial of Andrew Johnson
Provides a detailed account of the trial and explores the issues that surrounded it.
Impeachment Trial of President Andrew Johnson
Short biography of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Salmon Portland Chase tells how he stood against an angry U.S. Senate mob during the impeachment proceedings.
The Politics of Andrew Johnson
Examines the bitter political battle that caused the only impeachment of an American President.
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