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General and Julia Grant to Sail on the American Queen Steamboat for a Civil War Cruise: Clarksville, Tennessee, to Chattanooga, October 16th-23rd, Instant

When: October 16, 2017 @ 13:00 – October 24, 2017 @ 08:00
Where: American Queen Steamboat Company, 1 Commerce Square, Memphis, TN 38103, USA

General Grant is most pleased to announce that he, and Julia Grant, will be aboard the American Queen, the world’s largest paddlewheel steamboat, for a Civil War cruise from Clarksville, Tennessee, to Chattanooga, Tennessee, from October 16th through October 23rd, … Continue reading

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General Grant to participate in the General Longstreet Society Seminar, October 6th and 7th, Instant, in Greeneville, Tennessee, “Longstreet’s Winter Campaign, 1863-1864: The Valley Forge of the Civil War”

When: October 6, 2017 @ 17:30 – October 7, 2017 @ 22:00
Where: Dickson-Williams Mansion, 108 N Irish St, Greeneville, TN 37743, USA

General Grant is extremely pleased to have been asked to participate in the annual Longstreet Society Seminar to be held in Greeneville, Tennessee this year!  Pete Longstreet was a lifelong friend to the General and he is pleased to join … Continue reading

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General Grant to speak to the American Legion Post #256 at Tellico Lake, TN, Breakfast Meeting About Appomattox and the 48 Hours Prior to the Surrender

When: October 5, 2017 @ 08:30 – 10:30
Where: First Baptist Church of Tellico Village, 205 Chota Rd, Loudon, TN 37774, USA

General Grant will address the breakfast meeting of American Legion Post #256, on Thursday morning, of October instant.  He will speak about the last 48 hours of his pursuit of General Lee and the surrender at Appomattox. The meeting and … Continue reading

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General Grant to re-visit Vicksburg and the (Now Restored) First Building He Saw on His Ride into the City to Take the Surrender of General Pemberton

When: September 30, 2017 @ 09:00 – October 1, 2017 @ 22:00
Where: Catherine's Palace, 1501 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Vicksburg, MS 39183, USA

Please come to Vicksburg, Mississippi, and join General Grant for an event-packed weekend of Historic preservation and celebration of a significant building rescued and restored.  Catherine’s Palace was on the Old Jackson road and, therefore, the first building in Vicksburg seen by General … Continue reading

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General Grant to return to the Mason, Ohio, Patriot Fair at the Mason Municipal Center on Saturday, September 23rd, instant

When: September 23, 2017 @ 09:00 – 17:00
Where: Mason Municipal Center, 6000 Mason Montgomery Rd, Mason, OH 45040, USA

Please join General Grant on Saturday, September 23rd for the annual Patriot Day at the Mason, Ohio, Municipal Center.  The General will be representing the ULYSSES S. GRANT BOYHOOD HOME in Georgetown, Ohio and he will be joined by many … Continue reading

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General Grant to visit Camp Nelson Civil War Heritage Park in Nicholasville, Kentucky, for Its Annual Civil War Days on September 9th-10th, Instant.

When: September 9, 2017 @ 09:00 – September 10, 2017 @ 16:00
Where: Camp Nelson Civil War Heritage Park, Nicholasville, KY, 6614 Danville Rd, Nicholasville, KY 40356, USA

Please join General Grant at Historic Camp Nelson in Nicholasville, Kentucky on the weekend of September 9th and 10th.  He will be at Camp Nelson Civil War Heritage Park for the annual Civil War Days celebration.  He will be joined … Continue reading

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General Grant to sail on the American Queen Riverboat on the Upper Mississippi, August 21st to the 27th, Instant

When: August 21, 2017 @ 00:55 – August 27, 2017 @ 01:55
Where: The American Queen Riverboat

General Grant is pleased to announce that he will spend the coming week on the American Queen Riverboat sailing the upper Mississippi river.  The cruise will begin at the American Queen’s homeport of Alton, Illinois (near St. Louis), and end in … Continue reading

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General Grant to speak in Helena, Arkansas, at the Beth El Heritage Hall for the Delta Cultural Center and Civil War Roundtable of the Delta on August 7th

When: August 7, 2017 @ 18:00 – 19:00
Where: Beth El Heritage Hall, 406 Perry St, Helena, AR 72342, USA

General Grant is very pleased to return to Helena, Arkansas, to speak at the Beth El Heritage Hall at 6:00 pm.  He is hosted by the Delta Cultural Center, the Civil War Roundtable of the Delta and the department of … Continue reading

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General Grant to address the James A. Garfield Civil War Round Table and Guests in Valley View, Ohio, on July 17th, Instant.

When: July 17, 2017 @ 19:30 – 21:00
Where: The Big Red Barn, Canal Rd & Tinkers Creek Rd, Valley View, OH 44125, USA

General Grant is pleased to speak to the James A. Garfield CWRT in Valley View, Ohio, at 7:30 pm, on the evening of July 17th, instant.  The General will be discussing the Battle of Belmont, Missouri, with its impact and ramifications.  He … Continue reading

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General Grant Will Return to James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Mentor, Ohio, for the Annual Civil War Encampment July 15-16, Instant

When: July 15, 2017 @ 11:00 – July 16, 2017 @ 16:00
Where: James A. Garfield National Historic Site, 8095 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060, USA

General and Julia Grant are pleased to return to the James A. Garfield House annual Civil War Encampment on the weekend of July 15-16, instant.  They will be accompanied by Lincoln’s Generals and numerous Federal and Confederate units and demonstration … Continue reading

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