August 20, 2018

Today in History: Ulysses S. Grant

Today in History–April 27–the Library of Congress features Ulysses S. Grant, born on this day in 1822.  Find out more about this military leader and U.S. president by visiting the Today in History section, then follow the links below to access more primary sources and resources about the 17th president of the United States.BackgroundStories from America’s LibraryUlysses S. Grant Was Born April 27, 1822 General Ulysses S. Grant Attempted to Take Vicksburg, Mississippi May 19, … [Read more...]