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Articles with keyword "Ulysses S. Grant"

This woodblock print by Yoshu Shuen depicts a reception given by the Meiji Emper


The Odyssey of Ulysses S. Grant

After winning the Civil War and living in the White House, he decided to see the world.


Presidents Talking About the Presidency

Excerpts from seven of the NEH's presidential papers projects.


The Rise and Fall and Rise of Ulysses S. Grant

A new film tells how he survived vicissitudes to remain the most loved man of his century.


The Reluctant Cadet

A glimpse of the young would-be farmer who became a military hero and the president of the United States.


Common Bonds: The Duty and Honor of Lee and Grant

A new exhibition traces the intersecting lives of the Civil War rivals.



How a stilted grad student changed the way we look at museums.