• White Haven Main House and Outbuildings

    Ulysses S Grant

    National Historic Site Missouri

Stories

Timeline in museum.

Timeline in museum.

Ulysses S. Grant NHS

The stories related to the people and property of White Haven in the nineteenth century are many. Choose from one of the many links under Stories to the left to learn fascinating insights into the past.

Did You Know?

1860 White Haven

Ulysses Grant freed the only slave he is known to have owned, William Jones, in March 1859. It is unclear exactly when or why he acquired Jones from his father-in-law, Colonel Frederick Dent.