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Rapid City Journal
THUNE: Service academies provide great startBuzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, who both flew to the moon, graduated from the
Rapid City Journal / Posted yesterday
Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, who both flew to the moon, graduated from the Military Academy, as did U.S. Presidents Ulysses S. Grant and Dwight D. Eisenhower. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), who I’m fortunate to serve with in the U.S. Senate,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
SWEET SURRENDER: Massive Robert E. Lee painting a Lowell history lessonroom at Lowell s Pollard Memorial Library, shows Confederate General Robert E.
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
room at Lowell s Pollard Memorial Library, shows Confederate General Robert E. Lee, seated at right, facing Union General Ulysses S. Grant across the table during his surrender at Appomattox Court House in Virginia on April 9, 1865. It is one of... Read more
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Daily Star
The pictures that prove history was faked – which did you fall for?Hitler is pictured with his Minister of Propaganda, Joseph Goebbels, who was la
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
Hitler is pictured with his Minister of Propaganda, Joseph Goebbels, who was later taken out of the frame for unknown reasons. Winston Churchill makes his famous two-fingered salute for victory in another portrait from the 1940s. However, his... Read more
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express
Astonishing images show how photos of great leaders were altered... years before PhotoshopCalhoun with only the head belonging to the president. And three different ima
express / Posted 4 days ago
Calhoun with only the head belonging to the president. And three different images were used to make-up the portrait of Ulysses S. Grant, the Commanding General of the Union Army during the American Civil War. The picture was given to Union... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What we’re reading: Jam-packed fall lineup features new books from award winnerswinners Jesmyn Ward (“Sing, Unburied, Sing”) and James McBride (“Five-Carat Sou
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
winners Jesmyn Ward (“Sing, Unburied, Sing”) and James McBride (“Five-Carat Soul”), as well as “Grant,” a big biography of Ulysses S. Grant from Ron Chernow, author of “Alexander Hamilton,” and more nonfiction releases ranging from astronaut Scott... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
With climate change upon us, where’s the safest place in California to live?of gallons of freak rainfall. San Francisco may occasionally get hot, but the m
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
of gallons of freak rainfall. San Francisco may occasionally get hot, but the mercury there hasn’t topped 106 degrees since Ulysses S. Grant was in the White House. And California may have always had wildfires, but 15 major infernos over Labor Day... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Becks Lived At Site Of Chattanooga Golf And Country Club; Founded Title Guaranty And TrustUnion man.'' You could tell he was Union by the names he selected for some of h
The Chattanoogan / Posted 12 days ago
Union man.'' You could tell he was Union by the names he selected for some of his sons - William Tecumseh Sherman Beck and Ulysses S. Grant Beck. Gen. Sherman's forces came in the vicinity of the Beck farm en route to the Missionary Ridge... Read more
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Daily Press
Lost Old Point Comfort landmark once helped define Hampton Roadstouted the Hygeia's main foyer as "the most noted hotel room in America," and c
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
touted the Hygeia's main foyer as "the most noted hotel room in America," and celebrity visitors ranged from P.T. Barnum to Ulysses S. Grant. "As a resort for the pleasure-seeker or an invalid, and as a resting place for tourists on their way to... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in History(McKinley died eight days later; Czolgosz was executed on October 29.) On this
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 13 days ago
(McKinley died eight days later; Czolgosz was executed on October 29.) On this date: In 1861, Union forces led by Gen. Ulysses S. Grant occupied Paducah, Kentucky, during the Civil War. [Article continues below] In 1916, the first self-serve... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, SEPT. 6: President McKinley shot(McKinley died eight days later; Czolgosz was executed on October 29.) On this
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
(McKinley died eight days later; Czolgosz was executed on October 29.) On this date: In 1861, Union forces led by Gen. Ulysses S. Grant occupied Paducah, Kentucky, during the Civil War. In 1916, the first self-serve grocery store, Piggly... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 6, 2017N.Y. (McKinley died eight days later; Czolgosz was executed on Oct. 29.)On this
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
N.Y. (McKinley died eight days later; Czolgosz was executed on Oct. 29.)On this date In 1861, Union forces led by Gen. Ulysses S. Grant occupied Paducah, Ky., during the Civil War. In 1916, the first self-serve grocery store, Piggly Wiggly,... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
SEPTEMBER 6(McKinley died eight days later; Czolgosz was executed on October 29.) On this
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
(McKinley died eight days later; Czolgosz was executed on October 29.) On this date: In 1861, Union forces led by Gen. Ulysses S. Grant occupied Paducah, Kentucky, during the Civil War. In 1916, the first self-serve grocery store, Piggly... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryNew York. (McKinley died eight days later; Czolgosz was executed on October 29.
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
New York. (McKinley died eight days later; Czolgosz was executed on October 29.) In 1861, Union forces led by Gen. Ulysses S. Grant occupied Paducah, Kentucky, during the Civil War. In 1916, the first self-serve grocery store, Piggly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in History(McKinley died eight days later; Czolgosz was executed on October 29.) On this
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
(McKinley died eight days later; Czolgosz was executed on October 29.) On this date: In 1861, Union forces led by Gen. Ulysses S. Grant occupied Paducah, Kentucky, during the Civil War. In 1916, the first self-serve grocery store, Piggly... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.comwith Everyday Courage by Mel Robbins, narrated by the author (Mel Robbins Produ
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
with Everyday Courage by Mel Robbins, narrated by the author (Mel Robbins Productions Inc.) 7. American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant by Ronald C. White, narrated by Arthur Morey (Brilliance Audio) 8. The Wrecking Crew: The Inside Story of... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
The top 10 audiobooks on Audible comwith Everyday Courage by Mel Robbins, narrated by the author (Mel Robbins Produ
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 14 days ago
with Everyday Courage by Mel Robbins, narrated by the author (Mel Robbins Productions Inc.) 7. American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant by Ronald C. White, narrated by Arthur Morey (Brilliance Audio) 8. The Wrecking Crew: The Inside Story of... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.comwith Everyday Courage by Mel Robbins, narrated by the author (Mel Robbins Produ
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 14 days ago
with Everyday Courage by Mel Robbins, narrated by the author (Mel Robbins Productions Inc.) 7. American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant by Ronald C. White, narrated by Arthur Morey (Brilliance Audio) 8. The Wrecking Crew: The Inside Story of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.comwith Everyday Courage by Mel Robbins, narrated by the author (Mel Robbins Produ
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
with Everyday Courage by Mel Robbins, narrated by the author (Mel Robbins Productions Inc.) 7. American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant by Ronald C. White, narrated by Arthur Morey (Brilliance Audio) 8. The Wrecking Crew: The Inside Story of... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A Black Food Historian Explores His Bittersweet Connection To Robert E. LeeCourt House, Va., when General Lee, in full dress uniform, exited the McLean Ho
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
Court House, Va., when General Lee, in full dress uniform, exited the McLean House after surrendering to Union General Ulysses S. Grant. It didn't take long for the two teenage lads to grasp the import of that ceremonial tableau. "At that... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A Black Food Historian Explores His Bittersweet Connection To Robert E. LeeCourt House, Va., when General Lee, in full dress uniform, exited the McLean Ho
KPBS San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
Court House, Va., when General Lee, in full dress uniform, exited the McLean House after surrendering to Union General Ulysses S. Grant. It didn't take long for the two teenage lads to grasp the import of that ceremonial tableau. "At that... Read more
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The Examiner
A statue must go to make room for Truman'swere reintegrated into the Union. In 1868, he was the Democrats’ nominee for vi
The Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
were reintegrated into the Union. In 1868, he was the Democrats’ nominee for vice president, running with Horatio Seymour. (Ulysses S. Grant won.) Blair served briefly in the U.S. Senate, as a Democrat, in the 1870s. Will of the people In his... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Should Harriet Tubman replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill?people we choose to honor reflects our values as a nation. George Washington, A
Staten Island Advance / Posted 15 days ago
people we choose to honor reflects our values as a nation. George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Alexander Hamilton, Ulysses S. Grant and Ben Franklin all earned their place on U.S. currency. Jackson does not deserve to stand among these... Read more
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The New Yorker
When a New York Baron Became Presidentfoes were to be bloodied and then pulped. In 1876, both he and Blaine failed to
The New Yorker / Posted 15 days ago
foes were to be bloodied and then pulped. In 1876, both he and Blaine failed to get the Republican nomination to succeed Ulysses S. Grant. Ohio’s governor, the pacific Rutherford B. Hayes—Conkling called him “Granny”—secured it on a seventh... Read more
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Calgary Sun
The problem with politically correct historyLongstreet moved to New Orleans, where he urged Southerners to support the Repu
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 days ago
Longstreet moved to New Orleans, where he urged Southerners to support the Republican Party and endorsed their candidate, Ulysses S. Grant, for president in 1868. He commanded blacks in the New Orleans Metropolitan Police Force against the... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
We’re still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
Savannah Morning News / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor — Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn’t matter, but... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
KWWL Iowa / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
We’re still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor — Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn’t matter, but... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor – Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
KHQ Spokane / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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ABC Montana
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
ABC Montana / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
WGEM Quincy / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
Dayton Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor — Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor — Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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KTVN Reno
We're still fighting, more than 150 years after Appomattoxfederal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
federal power, with slavery playing a lesser part, as Southerners insisted? Who was worthy of honor - Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, or Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee? After all this time, it could be argued that it doesn't matter, but... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sept. 1After the war’s conclusion, President Andrew Johnson wanted him tried for treas
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
After the war’s conclusion, President Andrew Johnson wanted him tried for treason and hanged, but acquiesced when Gen. Ulysses S. Grant convinced him that to do so would make Lee a martyr and prolong the agony of reconstructing the Union. We... Read more
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Philly.com
Art to catch up with at summer's end‘Bling’ The temporary home of Big Bling is along Kelly Drive, not far from the
Philly.com / Posted 19 days ago
‘Bling’ The temporary home of Big Bling is along Kelly Drive, not far from the magnificent equestrian statue of Ulysses S. Grant by Daniel Chester French (who did the Grant figure) and Edward C. Potter (who sculpted the horse.) Puryear’s... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Hemming’s Confederate monument in 1898: A band, a parade, and soldiers in blue and grayorators from giving one florid speech after the other to celebrate the new 62-f
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
orators from giving one florid speech after the other to celebrate the new 62-foot monument to Florida’s Confederate soldiers. The Lost Cause of the Confederacy was held up as a noble thing indeed, and ex-Gov. Francis P. Fleming, born and raised... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Hemming’s Confederate monument in 1898: A band, a parade, and soldiers in blue and grayorators from giving one florid speech after the other to celebrate the new 62-f
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
orators from giving one florid speech after the other to celebrate the new 62-foot monument to Florida’s Confederate soldiers. The Lost Cause of the Confederacy was held up as a noble thing indeed, and ex-Gov. Francis P. Fleming, born and raised... Read more
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