• White Haven Main House and Outbuildings

    Ulysses S Grant

    National Historic Site Missouri

Evening at White Haven

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David Newman as Civil War Soldier during Evening at White Haven 2012

Join the staff and volunteers for the 2014 Evening at White Haven on September 5 and 6, beginning at 6:30pm.

Return to the years of the U.S. Civil War as living history performers tell stories of the effects of war on civilians and soldiers alike.

Reservations are required for these programs and can be made by calling (314) 842-1867, Extension 230.

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.