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Collection Reference Number GLC00269
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to the 1860s 
Title Andrew Johnson on Negro Suffrage. His letter to Gov. Sharkey of Mississippi.
Date 15 August 1865
Author Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875)  
Document Type Broadside
Content Description Reconstruction era printing of Johnson's letter commending the governor's convention to amend the state constitution. In the letter, Johnson also attacks the radical Republicans.
Subjects African American History  Slavery  President  Government and Civics  Reconstruction  Suffrage  State Constitution  Republican Party  
People Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme Reconstruction; African Americans; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945