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Sunlight and Shadows: Slavery at Ulysses S. Grant's White Haven

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4 minutes, 24 seconds

Ulysses S. Grant was one of the great civil rights presidents in American history. His legacy on behalf of African American citizenship laid the foundation for future generations. Yet in the 1850s, he lived among African American slaves.

 

A Thousand Kisses: The Love Story of President Ulysses S. Grant and Julia Dent Grant

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4 minutes, 9 seconds

Most people know Ulysses S. Grant as a victorious Civil War general and the 18th President of the United States, but many don't know that he was deeply in love with his wife, Julia. This is their love story, now told at the Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site in St. Louis, Missouri. cc version - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQd6wRBDsBk

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