Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Andrew Johnson



Marker ID:  
Location: at the intersection of West Summer St and South Main St, Greeneville, TN
County: Greene
Coordinates: N 36° 9.739    W 082° 49.896
  36.16231666    -82.8316
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
 



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Andrew Johnson


Located on the corner of Main and Summer Streets is the mural of President Andrew Johnson looking out of a window of his Land Office building. He is wearing his Masonic uniform and the Masonic Lodge was located inside a building on this site. Johnson was a mentor for the Greeneville Lodge and his funeral was conducted by its members. This mural showcases the talents of local artist, Joe Kilday.



A photo of this marker can be found on HMDB.org