Guy Adams tells CBR about the reasons he's reviving "Ulysses Sweet: Maniac for Hire," one of Grant Morrison's little-known "2000 AD" creations.
On the market for $485K, the listing for this one-bedroom Martha's Vineyard condo brags about being "once enjoyed" by Ulysses S. Grant, 18th American president and member of the "elite of the 1800s." Ridiculous name-dropping aside, the condo also has...
In the summer of 2003 Ulysses S. Grant made news all across the country he had, in his lifetime, done so much to reunite: Some of his descendants, a good part of the more serious press, and the Grant Monument Association objected strongly...Show More Summary
The country’s 19th president is in the news again but this time it has nothing to do with the Civil War that made him famous or the sesquicentennial observance of that war. The 5th annual Ulysses S. Grant Lecture and John Y. Simon Day in St. Show More Summary
Oct. 9, 1869: President Ulysses S. Grant announced the death of former President Franklin Pierce. Pierce, whose presidency was remembered mostly for his failure to end the debate over slavery, had died the day before at his home in Concord, New Hampshire. Show More Summary
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September 19, 1862 - Maj. Gen. William S. Rosecrans (right) wins the Battle of Iuka. In September 1862, Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant directed Maj. Gens. Edward O.C. Ord and William S. Rosecrans to conduct an attack on Maj. Gen. Sterling...Show More Summary
“Northern general, southern soldier, working together to unify these United States — it’s what the country needs,” Ulysses S. Grant
Specs Who Jared Harris Age 51 Accomplishments Stars as Hodge Starkweather in The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, in theaters Aug. 21; played ill-fated ad exec Lane Pryce on Mad Men; appeared as Ulysses S. Grant in Lincoln; and starred...Show More Summary
On this day. 1885: Ulysses S. Grant died. He was the 18th president, serving between 1869-77, and an Ohio native. When the Civil War broke out in 1861, Grant was working in his father's leather store in Illinois. He was appointed byShow More Summary
It was 150 years ago today that Vicksburg fell to Ulysses S. Grant while, to the east, the sainted Bobby Lee was in full retreat from his beating at Gettysburg. (Was the one true opportunity to curtail the rebellion earlier was lostShow More Summary
I am sending this one out to Brooks Simpson. Surprisingly, Mr. Smith is able to cover a great deal of ground in just over one minute. Yeah, it’s a slow night. [uploaded to YouTube on June 5, 2013]
Where would we be without the Smiths? Well, Earth would have been overrun by aliens. Robot squid would have destroyed humanity’s last refuge. A steampunk spider mech would have killed Ulysses S. Grant. Bullies would have harmed a young man’s...
The story of John A. Logan, the founder of Decoration Day, later to be known as Memorial Day, is the fascinating tale of a man who was once a racist Democrat and later became one of the favorite generals of Ulysses S. Grant, an ardent Republican. Show More Summary
May 22On this day. 1872: President Ulysses S. Grant signed the Amnesty Act, restoring full civil rights to all but about 500 Confederate sympathizers. On this day. 1947: Fearing the spread of Soviet communism, the Truman Doctrine was passed by Congress, sending economic and military aid to Greece and Turkey. Show More Summary
May 22, 1863 - Union forces under Maj. Gen. Nathaniel Banks begins the siege of Port Hudson (right). Advancing in support of Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant's Vicksburg Campaign, Maj. Gen. Nathaniel Banks was tasked with capturing Confederate stronghold at Port Hudson, LA. Show More Summary
May 18,1863 - Union forces begin the Siege of Vicksburg (right). Crossing the Mississippi River at Bruinsburg on April 29-30, 1863, Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant's Army of the Tennessee embarked on a stunning campaign which saw it win several battles before driving Lt. Show More Summary
… from the Civil War Trust … A CIVIL WAR TRUST FIRST Confident after a string of successes, Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant believed Vicksburg could be taken by storm. On May 22, 1863, the whole of Grant’s army assaulted … Continue readi...
The Ulysses S. Grant Association has scheduled a three-day conference and annual meeting in Georgetown, Ohio, the small town where Grant grew up. It begins Friday with a dinner and speaker, followed by a day-long bus and walking tour of Grant sites in the area, in particular the recent $1.4 million restored house where Grant grew up. Show More Summary
Professor Krugman made my day by confessing to be a Ulysses Grant admirer. Someday we Grantistas should come out of the woodwork and have a convention. More important, maybe — there was a study released in 2010 about how government debt caused unemployment, as I understand it. This study, called Reinhart/Rogoff after its authors, was [...]