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Ulysses S. Grant: Myths, Stories, and Realities with Nick Sacco

May 26 @ 6:30 pm 7:30 pm

Free Registration is required.

Will the real Ulysses S.Grant please stand up? A quiet man once described by General William T. Sherman as a “mystery to himself,” Ulysses S. Grant has been a subject of great fascination to historians and biographers for generations. While some scholars agree with Ron Chernow that Grant is the most important figure of nineteenth-century America, he has also been accused of being a poor general, a weak president, a racist, and an alcoholic. Discover the myths, stories, and realities of Ulysses S. Grant’s life.

With Nick Sacco, Park Ranger at Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site in St. Louis, Missouri.