“Christmas Gift of Remembrance” – Wreaths Across America at Andrew Johnson National Cemetery, 2021. Wreaths given “In Memory or Honor Of…”

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Thanks To All Who Supported Effort To Place Wreaths on Veterans’ Graves!

On behalf of the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site and the Andrew Johnson Heritage Association, its Official Friends Group, I want to thank the community for its overwhelming support of “Give a Christmas Gift of Remembrance” – Wreaths Across America.             The program had the largest number of individual and organizational donations in the history … Continue reading Thanks To All Who Supported Effort To Place Wreaths on Veterans’ Graves!

News and Information

Andrew Johnson Heritage Association September 2021 This edition of your News and Information contains: Update on “Then and Now: Andrew Johnson and Reconstruction” SymposiumInformation on a “Christmas Gift of Remembrance”New Board Member selectedReport from David Foster, Supt. of the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site “Then and Now: Andrew Johnson and Reconstruction”                         As you … Continue reading News and Information

Drive Begins To Provide Christmas Wreaths for Andrew Johnson National Cemetery

Fall may be just beginning, but it is only 14 weeks until Christmas. To honor Veterans at that special time of the year, the Andrew Johnson Heritage Association is launching “A Christmas Gift of Remembrance.” Through this drive, people can purchase wreaths for placement on Veterans’ graves at the Andrew Johnson National Cemetery. The goal … Continue reading Drive Begins To Provide Christmas Wreaths for Andrew Johnson National Cemetery

Update on Symposium, “Then and Now: Andrew Johnson and Reconstruction,”

I regret to inform you that the Symposium, "Then and Now: Andrew Johnson and Reconstruction," scheduled for September 17th has been cancelled. This was a difficult decision to make. Given the current and anticipated community health issues, however, we did not believe it was in the best interest of our speakers and the audience to … Continue reading Update on Symposium, “Then and Now: Andrew Johnson and Reconstruction,”

Reconstruction Symposium Planned by Andrew Johnson Heritage Association and National Park Service

In collaboration with the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site (NPS), the Andrew Johnson Heritage Association announces a symposium entitled: “Then and Now: Andrew Johnson and Reconstruction” to be held on September 17, 2021 at the General Morgan Inn and Conference Center. The one-day program will seek to promote better understanding of Andrew Johnson and his … Continue reading Reconstruction Symposium Planned by Andrew Johnson Heritage Association and National Park Service

Wreaths for Veterans’ Graves Successful

            On behalf of the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site and the Andrew Johnson Heritage Association, its official Friends Group, I want to thank the community for its overwhelming support of “Give a Christmas Gift of Remembrance” – Wreaths Across America.             The program had the largest number of individual and organizational donations in the … Continue reading Wreaths for Veterans’ Graves Successful

2020 “Christmas Gift of Remembrance” Wreaths Across America – Wreaths Donated in Memory and Honor Of…

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Drive Begins To Provide Christmas Wreaths for AJ Cemetery

Photo courtesy of The Greeneville Sun. Fall may have just begun, but it is only 14 weeks until Christmas. To honor Veterans at that special time of the year, the Andrew Johnson Heritage Association is launching “A Christmas Gift of Remembrance.” Through this drive, people can purchase wreaths for placement on veterans’ graves at the … Continue reading Drive Begins To Provide Christmas Wreaths for AJ Cemetery

Students Join Youth Conservation Corps at Andrew Johnson National Historic Site

Three Greene County students have begun summer jobs at the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site through the Youth Conservation Corps. Bradley Pitts, Chance Frey and Xavier Jarnigan, all students at West Greene High School, will be working at the park through July 31. Bradley Pitts participated in the first summer program in 2019 and will … Continue reading Students Join Youth Conservation Corps at Andrew Johnson National Historic Site