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General Ulysses S.s horse, Cincinnati, in This was Grant’s favorite horse, and he rode Cincinnati to negotiate Robert E.s surrender at Appomattox Court House in four years after this stereogram was taken. American Civil War, American History, American Presidents, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Horse, Civil War Photos, Us History, Interesting History

General Grant's Horse, Cincinnati

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cincinnati_(horse) Cincinnati (ca. 1860–1878) was General Ulysses S. Grant's most famous horse during the American Civil War. He was the son of Lexington, the fastest four-mile thoroughbred in the United States (time 7:19.75 minutes) and one of the greatest sires. Cincinnati was also the grandson of the great Boston, who sired Lexington. Cincinnati was a gift from an admirer during the War. The horse was large (17 hands), handsome, and powerful, and he quickly became…

Grant in the Mexican War American Revolutionary War, American Civil War, American Presidents, Captain American, Dead Presidents, Early American, Mexican American War, American History, American Indians

Peer Into The Past

historicaltimes: “Lieutenant Ulysses S. Grant and his friend Alexander Hays at Camp Salubrity, Louisiana, 1845. ”

President Ulysses S. Grant’s horse at his funeral in New York City, August American Presidents, Us Presidents, American Civil War, American History, Civil War Heroes, Ulysses S Grant, War Horses, Presidential History, Military Careers

President Ulysses S. Grant’s horse at his funeral in New York City, August 8, 1885. #equestrians_from_back_in_day, #president_ulysses_grant_funeral_horse

Statue of Ulysses S. Grant at Vicksburg National Military Park, Vicksburg, Mississippi. Vicksburg Mississippi, Song Of The South, Angel Statues, Down South, Road Trippin, American Civil War, New Adventures, Places Around The World, Grenada

FHMA Day 14: Invading Grenada

QUICK FACTS Where We Started: Vicksburg, Miss. Where We Ended: Memphis, Tenn. Miles Driven: 320 (3,001 total) New States: Tennessee Total States: 9 (Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tennessee) THE DAY'S HIGHLIGHTS A small ragtag...

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Arapaho - Portrait (Profile) of Yellow Horse in Partial Native Dress with Ulysses S. Grant Peace Medal and with Ornaments 1872

Ulysses S. Grant's Letter from Fort Donelson Historical Fiction Books, Historical Photos, Military Life, Military History, America Civil War, Civil War Photos, Us History, American Revolution, Vintage Ephemera

Ulysses S. Grant's Letter from Fort Donelson

SI Neg. 2004-20299. Date: na....Ink on paper..On 16 February 1862 General Buckner surrendered Fort Donelson. The unconditional surrender created jubilation throughout the North and shock in Dixie. It was the Nort?s first major victory of the Civil War, opening the way into the very heart of the Confederacy. When Buckner asked for terms, Grant replied, "No terms except an unconditional and immediate surrender can be accepted." The Confederates surrendered, and President Lincoln promoted Grant…

President Ulysses S. Said to be one of the best horsemen of his time. His parents let him sleep in the stalls as a child, and among his last words were stories about his beloved horse, Jack. Mystery Of History, Us History, Ulysses S Grant, Us Presidents, American Indians, Equestrian, War, Horses, In This Moment

President Ulysses S. Grant. Said to be one of the best horsemen of his time. His parents let him sleep in the stalls as a child, and among his last words were stories about his beloved horse, Jack.

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