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Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site
... Grant National Historic Site is a 9.65-acre (39,100 m2) United States National Historic Site located 10 miles (16 km) southwest of Downtown St ... Grant ... are preserved at the site including the childhood home of Julia Dent Grant, wife of Ulysses S ...
Valentine Grant
... Valentine Grant (February 14, 1881, Frankfort, Indiana – March 12, 1949, Orange County, California) was an American silent film actress ... Grant became the companion of film director Sidney Olcott who cast her in his 1915 production of Nan o' the Backwoods ... Grant also appeared in several films for other companies such as Lubin Studios in Philadelphia and for Famous Players-Lasky ...
1868 Republican National Convention
... Grant had emerged as the frontrunner for the Republican presidential nomination after being the Union commander in the Civil War ... To balance Grant, a former Democrat and a hard drinker, the convention chose House Speaker Schuyler Colfax, a former Whig and temperance man, for Vice President ... In Grant's acceptance telegram he said "Let us have peace", which captured the imagination of the American people ...
Henry Halleck - Civil War - Chief of Staff
... Grant, Halleck's former subordinate in the West, was promoted to lieutenant general and general in chief, Halleck was relegated to chief of staff, responsible for the administration of the vast U.S ... Grant and the War Department took special care to let Halleck down gently ... in the field, Halleck's administrative capabilities complemented Grant nicely and they worked well together ...
Grant - People
... Grant, the 18th President of the United States and general of the Union during the American Civil War Frederick Dent Grant, son of the 18th President ...

Famous quotes containing the word grant:

    Every seventh year you shall grant a remission of debts.
    Bible: Hebrew, Deuteronomy 15:1.

    Not necessity, not desire—no, the love of power is the demon of mankind. Grant them everything, health, food, housing, entertainment—they are and remain unhappy and anxious: for the demon waits and waits, and wants to be satisfied.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    At your request
    My father will grant precious things as trifles.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)