Lot #19
Andrew Johnson

Over 200 attendees of the Johnson impeachment trial
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Estimate: $1000+

Description

Over 200 attendees of the Johnson impeachment trial

Vintage leatherbound autograph book, 5.25 x 8, containing over 200 autographs by senators, congressmen, and other attendees of the impeachment of Andrew Johnson held between February 24 and May 26, 1868, including: Rutherford B. Hayes, Thaddeus Stevens, Nathaniel P. Banks, James G. Blaine, John A. Logan, James Mitchell Ashley, Columbus Delano, George R. Latham, George Crook, Benjamin Butler, and many more. Many signers also add their city or state below their name. In fine condition, with some of the pages detached, but present. Worthy of further research, this book holds an impressive collection of attendees both popular and obscure from what was the first impeachment of a U.S. President. From the collection of noted Nebraska collector and publisher Joe R. Seacrest, who annotated many pages with biographical information about the subjects.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #576 - Ended February 05, 2020