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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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11 News Houston
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
11 News Houston / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
KING5 Seattle / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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First Coast News
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
First Coast News / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
KTVB Boise / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presi
Beach bicentennial: Cape May’s Congress Hall resort hits 200
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 8 hours ago
the name of the gift shop). Still, Congress Hall would go on to host U.S. presidents Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan and Ulysses S. Grant. In 1878, a “Great Fire” swept through Cape May, claiming the hotel, which was completely destroyed, and 35... Read more
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Raw Story
Here are the 5 dumbest reactions by nutters to the Brexit votePulitzer Prize-winning historian Daniel Walker Howe called “bitter dissent” wit
Here are the 5 dumbest reactions by nutters to the Brexit vote
Raw Story / Posted 22 hours ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Daniel Walker Howe called “bitter dissent” within the country, and was opposed by both Ulysses S. Grant and Abraham Lincoln before James Polk was elected as president. Her comments, as aired on Friday, can be... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
3 Things to Do This Weekend: Participate in the Pretzel City 5Kin front of the courthouse.Festivities will include a visit from impersonators
3 Things to Do This Weekend: Participate in the Pretzel City 5K
The Journal-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
in front of the courthouse.Festivities will include a visit from impersonators of Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglas and Ulysses S. Grant; performances from the Lena-Winslow Band and Chorus and the First Brigade Band; and period re-enactments.... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
A ruthless capitalist vs. Trump I must admit it’s an exciting time to be alive in America with our choices fo
A ruthless capitalist vs. Trump
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
I must admit it’s an exciting time to be alive in America with our choices for executive leadership available in 2016. On one hand, we have a ruthless capitalist, who lets nothing stand in the way of the acquisition... Read more
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IGN
Marvel Comics Solicitations for September 2016CONNECTING VARIANT G COVER BY KIM JONG GI Sides have been drawn, battles have
Marvel Comics Solicitations for September 2016
IGN / Posted 4 days ago
CONNECTING VARIANT G COVER BY KIM JONG GI Sides have been drawn, battles have been fought, but it all comes down to this. Captain Marvel versus Iron Man over the future of the Marvel Universe, one of the biggest battles in Marvel... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Freeport Downtown Development Foundation announces Civil War monument rededicationin front of the courthouse. Festivities will include a visit from impersonators
Freeport Downtown Development Foundation announces Civil War monument rededication
The Journal-Standard / Posted 4 days ago
in front of the courthouse. Festivities will include a visit from impersonators of Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglas and Ulysses S. Grant; performances from the Lena-Winslow Band and Chorus and the First Brigade Band; and period re-enactments.... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Historical society will present Civil War book discussion programabout Civil War soldiers and citizens from northern Illinois. Familiar historic
Historical society will present Civil War book discussion program
Bureau County Republican / Posted 4 days ago
about Civil War soldiers and citizens from northern Illinois. Familiar historical figures like Abraham Lincoln, General Ulysses S. Grant and Elmer Ellsworth appear prominently in the story along with a group of young friends that includes real... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
Founding FathersJeremy and after Jeremy burned through those volume he continued also similar v
Founding Fathers
Yellow Springs News / Posted 6 days ago
Jeremy and after Jeremy burned through those volume he continued also similar veins. Jeremy moved on next to the memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant, our 18th president and supreme commander of the Union army during the Civil War. And then the history of... Read more
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CBS News
"Bearded Villains," on letting one's hair WAY downhair-raising issue for some dads: Once upon a time, the most powerful, most re
"Bearded Villains," on letting one's hair WAY down
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
hair-raising issue for some dads: Once upon a time, the most powerful, most respected men in the world -- Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant, Charles Darwin -- had the most robust of facial hair. Today, though, let's be honest: walking into a bar... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Saturday's TV Highlight and Weekend Talk: 'Mother, May I Sleep With Danger?' on Lifetimepartner, in this new episode of the frontier-era drama. 9 p.m. AMC The America
Saturday's TV Highlight and Weekend Talk: 'Mother, May I Sleep With Danger?' on Lifetime
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
partner, in this new episode of the frontier-era drama. 9 p.m. AMC The American West In this new installment, President Ulysses S. Grant seeks to avoid war with Native Americans as the United States marks the completion of the Transcontinental... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
| GoUpstate.comlike President Lincoln!” In addition to Lincoln and Davis, Harriet Beecher Sto
| GoUpstate.com
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
like President Lincoln!” In addition to Lincoln and Davis, Harriet Beecher Stowe, John Brown, Generals William Sherman, Ulysses S. Grant and Robert R. Lee, and many other famous folk of the Civil War era were represented. “Students who... Read more
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Breitbart
Trumpism Is Winning — Now We’ll Have to See About Donald Trump Himselfthat’s what he did. Lee’s men were brave and fought well, but they were badly o
Trumpism Is Winning — Now We’ll Have to See About Donald Trump Himself
Breitbart / Posted 9 days ago
that’s what he did. Lee’s men were brave and fought well, but they were badly outnumbered. And so Grant, dogged and determined as always, played his hand to victory. So with Ulysses S. Grant as an inspiration, maybe Donald J. Trump can do it... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Architecture, paintings highlight historic courthouse tourthe tour. She attended the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, D.C., and was
Architecture, paintings highlight historic courthouse tour
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
the tour. She attended the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, D.C., and was also the daughter of artist Freeman Thorp. Ulysses S. Grant once sat for Thorp for a portrait, and he painted other U.S. presidential portraits, including one of... Read more
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People Magazine
Donald Trump Turns 70: If He Wins, He Would Be Oldest U.S. President Ever to Take Officeold when he was inaugurated on Jan. 20, 1961. • Bill Clinton was 46 years old
Donald Trump Turns 70: If He Wins, He Would Be Oldest U.S. President Ever to Take Office
People Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
old when he was inaugurated on Jan. 20, 1961. • Bill Clinton was 46 years old when he was inaugurated on Jan. 20, 1993. • Ulysses S. Grant was 46 years old when he was inaugurated on March 4, 1869. • Barack Obama was 47 years old when he was... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Locals celebrate, raise funds for historic Allentown bridgeanniversary, participants took a step back into time mingling with character ac
Locals celebrate, raise funds for historic Allentown bridge
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
anniversary, participants took a step back into time mingling with character actors such as presidents Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, enjoying music by the Antebellum Marine Band as well as crafts from local artists. "This is a kickoff to... Read more
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The Inyo Register
June 12)The State Bank of the Russian Empire is established. 1864 – American Civil War
June 12)
The Inyo Register / Posted 13 days ago
The State Bank of the Russian Empire is established. 1864 – American Civil War, Overland Campaign: Battle of Cold Harbor: Ulysses S. Grant gives the Confederate forces under Robert E. Lee a victory when he pulls his Union troops from their... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Robert Redford explores 'American West' on AMCit’s more dress-up than drama, more reenactment than documentary – "America's M
Robert Redford explores 'American West' on AMC
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
it’s more dress-up than drama, more reenactment than documentary – "America's Most Western." General (later President) Ulysses S. Grant, though often seen, has so little to say I thought perhaps the actor playing him didn’t speak English; he’s... Read more
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The Atlantic
What Does It Mean to Be the Presumptive Nominee?the electoral-college vote, which might have started a political mess if he had
What Does It Mean to Be the Presumptive Nominee?
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
the electoral-college vote, which might have started a political mess if he hadn’t gotten roundly beaten at the polls by Ulysses S. Grant. Still, even though outlets began predicting Bernie’s defeat early on during this primary season,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Join celebration of Allentown's covered Bogerts Bridgeand his homestead will be open for tours. Other re-enactors include Richard Nee
Join celebration of Allentown's covered Bogerts Bridge
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
and his homestead will be open for tours. Other re-enactors include Richard Neely as Abraham Lincoln and Kenneth Serfass as Ulysses S. Grant. Eric Claypoole, one of the country's foremost hex sign artists, will display his work and give... Read more
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The Washington Times
How it all started: Yellowstone’s early historyfirst superintendent of Yellowstone National Park once it was established by Co
How it all started: Yellowstone’s early history
The Washington Times / Posted 17 days ago
first superintendent of Yellowstone National Park once it was established by Congress and signed into reality by President Ulysses S. Grant on March 1, 1872. Langford’s was the quirkiest of all Yellowstone administrations. While Langford held the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
History: Medgar Evers assassinatedkilling as many as 300 African Americans they regarded as a threat, including s
History: Medgar Evers assassinated
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 18 days ago
killing as many as 300 African Americans they regarded as a threat, including some of Crosby's deputies. President Ulysses S. Grant had sent troops to quell the violence and enable the sheriff's safe return. After Crosby returned, he was... Read more
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Raw Story
Looking back on the roots of the GOP’s collapse as a national partyin Republican history began in the Gilded Age with extensive corruption occurri
Looking back on the roots of the GOP’s collapse as a national party
Raw Story / Posted 19 days ago
in Republican history began in the Gilded Age with extensive corruption occurring, particularly, in the Presidency of Ulysses S. Grant, and with Congressional leaders including Roscoe Conkling and James G. Blaine promoting the spoils system.... Read more
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Scotsman
Tombstone piers bear testament to tragedy that hit Dundeetalk not only of Scotland, but of the world. During its construction, the Emper
Tombstone piers bear testament to tragedy that hit Dundee
Scotsman / Posted 24 days ago
talk not only of Scotland, but of the world. During its construction, the Emperor of Brazil visited, as did US president Ulysses S. Grant. The first crossing, by the directors, took place in September 1877 and then the structure was officially... Read more
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Air Force Times
This Civil War soldier nabbed Robert E. Lee's son, but was robbed of the Medal of Honorthe White Family and I am convinced that it has merit." Blood at Sailor’s Cree
This Civil War soldier nabbed Robert E. Lee's son, but was robbed of the Medal of Honor
Air Force Times / Posted 24 days ago
the White Family and I am convinced that it has merit." Blood at Sailor’s Creek Three days before Lee surrendered to Gen. Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Courthouse, the Battle at Sailor’s Creek, constituted the last major engagement of America’s... Read more
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examiner.com
Civil War Petersburg Battlefield looted; site of war's longest siegeevent took place between 1864 and 1865 and cost the lives of 70,000 brave soldi
Civil War Petersburg Battlefield looted; site of war's longest siege
examiner.com / Posted 25 days ago
event took place between 1864 and 1865 and cost the lives of 70,000 brave soldiers on both sides. It pitted Union General Ulysses S. Grant directly against Confederate General Robert E. Lee in a battle over supply lines. Some historians believe... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Why Memorial Day is different from Veterans Dayof the Arlington mansion, once the home of Gen. Robert E. Lee. Various Washingt
Why Memorial Day is different from Veterans Day
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
of the Arlington mansion, once the home of Gen. Robert E. Lee. Various Washington officials, including Gen. and Mrs. Ulysses S. Grant, presided over the ceremonies. After speeches, children from the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Orphan Home and... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
US Colored Troops remembered on Memorial DayWhen Confederate general Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant, ending
US Colored Troops remembered on Memorial Day
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 25 days ago
When Confederate general Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant, ending the Civil War, at the McClean House in Appomattox, Virginia - another Civil War subplot was unfolding. This story line became a defining moment for members of the U.S.... Read more
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Island Packet
Why Memorial Day is different from Veterans Dayof the Arlington mansion, once the home of Gen. Robert E. Lee. Various Washingt
Why Memorial Day is different from Veterans Day
Island Packet / Posted 26 days ago
of the Arlington mansion, once the home of Gen. Robert E. Lee. Various Washington officials, including Gen. and Mrs. Ulysses S. Grant, presided over the ceremonies. After speeches, children from the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Orphan Home and... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Civil War battlefield looted, described as ‘crime scene’two years in prison. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military
Civil War battlefield looted, described as ‘crime scene’
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 26 days ago
two years in prison. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union Gen. Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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