Sullivan County Manuscript Collection 0072
Archives and History Division
Sullivan County Department of Archives and Tourism
3425 Highway 126, Suite 100
Blountville, Tennessee 37617
Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant, 1885.
Sullivan County Manuscript Collection 0072.
Ulysses S. Grant.
Material in English.
Archives and History Division, Sullivan County Department of Archives and Tourism, Blountville, Tennessee.
The collection was donated by Bruce A. Carroll to the Archives and History Division, Sullivan County Department of Archives and Tourism in September 2009.
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Shelia Steele Hunt processed the collection and developed the finding aid in September 2009.
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This collection should be cited as:
Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant, 1885. MSS 0072, Archives and History Division, Sullivan County Department of Archives and Tourism, Blountville, Tennessee.
SCOPE AND CONTENT
The Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant Collection consists of two volumes, 1st edition, 1885, personally signed by Ulysses S. Grant. Grant began his autobiographical work in 1884 and completed the manuscript in eleven months; he died one week after the work was completed.
The memoirs tell the story of his boyhood days in Ohio and of his graduation from West Point. Also included are information about the military campaigns in the West and Mexico. During the War Between the States, he rose to fame as leader of the Union Armies.
Grant, Ulysses S.
- Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Vol. I, 1885.
- Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Vol. II, 1885.
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