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Much on the Johnson impeachment trial...

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April 03, 1868

NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1868 

* President Andrew Johnson
* Reconstruction era impeachment trial

The entire front page is taken up with proceedings on the impeachment trial of President Andrew Johnson.
The first column heads include: "IMPEACHMENT" "Further Examination of Witnesses for the Prosecution" "The President's Attempt to Obtain Control of the Treasury Department" "The Defeat of the Constitutional Amendment in Alabama".
This impeachment coverage carries over to take one-third of the back page as well.
Eight pages, very nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War