• White Haven Main House and Outbuildings

    Ulysses S Grant

    National Historic Site Missouri

Guest Speakers

Ranger David with school group

Ranger David with school group.

Ulysses S. Grant NHS

Park staff members have expertise in a variety of topics, including Ulysses S. Grant (life, military career, presidency, writings, and travels), Julia Dent Grant (life, wife, mother, writings, and travels), the Civil War, African Americans and slavery, St. Louis in the 19th century, Presidents, and First Ladies.

Arrangements can be made to have a park ranger visit your classroom. Contact the site's historian and education director for additional information.

Did You Know?

Julia Dent Grant photo by Brady

The Personal Memoirs of Julia Dent Grant (Mrs. Ulysses S. Grant) weren't published until 1975, nearly 80 years after Mrs. Grant wrote them. They were considered too close to the private life of her husband to be published in the 1890s.