|Official White House Portrait Ulysses S. Grant, 1875, |
By German-born artist, Henry Ulke
|Grant painted exclusively in watercolor and was quite |
proud of his expertise with a brush.
|Ulysses S. Grant, National Portrait Gallery, 1865, Ole Peter Hansen Balling|
|Painted by mostly unknown artist (except as noted), each portrait depicts Grant the general, not Grant the President. His presidency was lackluster at best, plagued by numerous scandals with which Grant was unable to cope.|
|A Grant family photo, probably taken around 1865.|
|Grant's Tomb, Riverside Park, |
New York City.
|An illustrated history of Ulysses S. Grant's military service, 1843-1965.|
|General Ulysses Grant Statue, |
John Lopez, Rapid City, SD