Andrew Johnson

Standard Name: Johnson, Andrew


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Family and Intimate relationships Julia Ward Howe
Samuel Cutler Ward was a poet, author and lobbyist. Although he trained as a banker, he left finance for politics and began working as a lobbyist for the Johnson administration.
Jacob, Kathryn Armstrong. King of the Lobby. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010.
He quickly rose through...


2 March 1867
President Andrew Johnson approved an Act of the US Congress chartering Howard University in Washington, DC, as an institution for African-Americans in the liberal arts and sciences.