Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Andrew Johnson National Historic Park ~ The Heart of the Household



Marker ID: NPS 
Location: can be reached from the intersection of E Depot Street and N College Street, Greeneville, TN
County: Greene
Coordinates: N 36° 9.766    W 082° 49.753
  36.16276666    -82.82921666
Waymark: None
 



Text:

“At four in the morning I had to be up. I went up and made the fire in [Johnson’s] room, shined his boots, and then made a fire in the kitchen stove. I stood by his side at the table . . . then I washed the dishes.”
William Johnson, slave to Andr


Notes:

More information:
Wikipedia: Andrew Johnson
The White House: