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Reminiscences by personal friends of Gen. U. S. Grant and the history of Grant"s log cabin

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Grant, Ulysses S. 1822-
Statementcompiled by Jas. L. Post
The Physical Object
Pagination146 p.
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OCLC/WorldCa2750095

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U.S. Grant's Log Cabin. Louis, Missouri. Ulysses S. Grant built this cabin (named "Hardscrabble") mostly by himself on his small farm inthen moved his family into it.

It was on land given to him and his wife, Julia Dent, by her family when they had married in The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant is an autobiography by Ulysses S. Grant, the 18th President of the United States, focused mainly on his military career during the Mexican–American War and the American Civil War, and completed as he was dying of throat cancer in The two-volume set was published by Mark Twain shortly after Grant's death.

Author: Ulysses S. Grant. Personal History of Ulysses S. Grant with Publishers Announcement Tipped in, 8 facsimiles Letters from Grant, Lincoln, Sheridan Buckner, Lee Etc Portrait Sketch Schuyler Colfax (U. S.) Albert D. Richardson, Photographic Frontispiece with tissue Guard of Ulysses S. Grant by Brady, Hinges Weak & covers slightly Loose, blank pg in front mended.

Ulysses S. Grant had his memoirs published on entitled Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant (vols. I & II). Except for the first few chapters of volume I, before he graduated from West Point and a couple more when he resigned his commission and took up employment in private life, the book serves more as a tactical description of his part in either the War with Mexico or the Civil War/5.

We have now in our midst, and which will be an ornament to Fairmount Park for many years to come, no less a relic of Gen. GRANT than the identical building, or log cabin, erected expressly for his. The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant is the autobiography of Ulysses S.

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Ulysses S. Grant was born in Pennsylvania in His father was strict and had definite ideas about many things, including Grant's education. The following December Frederick inscribed this pre-publication copy of his father’s Memoirs seven days before “the first volume of the book was published on Decem ” to Oliver Corse Hoyt, a prominent New York merchant and financier who served as a Presidential Elector in Grant’s re-election, casting “his vote for Grant.

President Lincoln had faith in Ulysses S. Grant when few people did. In the spring ofthere were many calls for the replacement of Grant. In the spring ofSenator Benjamin Wade came to see the President and insisted that the American people demanded that he dismiss Grant because the campaign to take Vicksburg had bogged down.

Reminiscences by personal friends of Gen. U.S. Grant and the history of Grant's log cabin, ([St. Louis?, ]), by Jas. Post (page images at HathiTrust) Reminiscences by Thomas Carlyle, (New York, Harper & brothers, ), by Thomas Carlyle (page images at HathiTrust). The Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant, Vol 2.

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"Hardscrabble" and Howitzers, NPS / David Newmann. The History of Hardscrabble. Fall - Grant prepares logs for building the cabin. Summer - Grant sets the foundation and builds the house. September - The Grants move into Hardscrabble.

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January - The Grants move out of Hardscrabble. Aug - Frederick Dent (who retained legal title to the land Hardscrabble was. “A CLASSIC CIVIL WAR AUTOBIOGRAPHY”: GRANT’S MEMOIRS, HANDSOME IN DELUXE PUBLISHER’S BINDING, WITH GRANT'S SIGNATURE IN VOLUME I.

GRANT, Ulysses S. Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant. New York: Charles L. Webster, Two volumes. Octavo, original deluxe full brown morocco, raised bands, patterned endpapers, all edges gilt. Grant is a biography of Ulysses S.

Grant, the 18th President of the United States, written by American historian and biographer Rona Union general during the Civil War, served two terms as president, from to Chernow asserts that both Grant's command of the Overland campaign and his presidency have been seen in an undeservedly negative : Ron Chernow.

Grant, Ulysses S. Official Report of Lieut.-Gen. Ulysses S. Grant; Embracing a History of the Operations of the Armies of the Union from March to the Closing Scene of. Then began the rebellion that broke the Union and recast Grant's fortune: the capture of Fort Henry and Fort Donelson, the battles of Shiloh, Corinth, Appomattox, Five Forks, Sailor's Creek, Vicksburg and Lookout Mountain, the bloody Wilderness campaign, Sherman's "March to the Sea," Grant the tactician, the victim of his friends, the alcoholic.

The Grants being Protestant and the Gordons being Catholic. In the Earl of Huntly allied with the Clan MacDonald and Clan Cameron who both had a history of raiding the Grant's lands.

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