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Greene County, Tennessee
108 N. Irish St.
Phone: 423-787-7746 or 423-638-4111
Build between 1815 and 1821 by William Dickson, Greeneville's first postmaster, for his daughter, Catharine. Many famous historical figures have visited here. During the Civil War, officers from both sides stayed at the mansion. General John Hunt Morgan, the famous "Rebel Raider," was killed in the garden here on 4 September 1864.
Doak House Museum
Phone: 423-636-7348 or 423-636-8554
Located in the original home of Tusculum College's first president, this museum emphasis is on the special aspects of a classical education taught on the frontier of America. Please call for hours and details.
Nathanael Greene Museum
106 W. McKee St.
This museum traces the history of Greenville and Greene County.
Former U.S. President Andrew Johnson
Andrew Johnson National Historic Site
College & Depot Sts.
The site includes: a visitor's center, pres. Johnson's tailor shop, two homes of the former president and the National Cemetery. Please call for details.
President Andrew Johnson Museum & Library
President Andrew Johnson lived in Greeneville with his family throughout his life. This official Presidential Museum and Library, in cooperation with the National Park Service site, helps to tell the story of his life before and after his presidency.
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