We found 13 resources with the keyterm ulysses s. grant
Appomattox Court House and Lincoln's AssassinationLesson Planet
6 mins 8th - 11th
Did Lincoln know that victory for the Union was imminent? According to this video, which discusses the end of the Civil War (including a great anecdote about a historic coincidence between the beginning and end of the war), many...
American Civil War History - Part 3/3Lesson Planet
6 mins 9th - 12th
It's April 3, 1865, and Robert E. Lee's troops are all but surrounded. After four years of fighting, Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant sit down together to discuss terms of surrender. This resource, part three of three, glances over the...
American Presidents: Ulysses S. GrantLesson Planet
3 mins 5th - 8th
It's hard to believe that Ulysses S. Grant was nicknamed "Useless S. Grant" by his brother, especially after taking over after Abraham Lincoln's sudden death! Find out what Grant's biggest mistake was and what he ended up doing after his...