Taken for Grant-ed

Students of the video festival pose on stage.
The student-producers of the "Taken for Grant-ed" video festival, along with Ranger Don and Ranger Jamie of the General Grant National Memorial.

NPS / S. McCarthey

Inspired by the life of our 18th president, his final resting place in nearby Riverside Park, and the Centennial of the National Park Service, students of art history at Manhattan Hunter Science High School have crafted short documentaries on the life and memory of Ulysses S. Grant.

The videos were first shown to the public on April 21, 2016, in what was called the "Taken for Grant-ed" Student Video Festival. Their work is now available for all to see...

Last updated: April 22, 2016

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