This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania - Where Grant was born.
West Point - Where Grant attended college.
Vera Cruz - Where Grant's troops took a walled city and then quickly moved on to avoid the possibility of catching Yellow Fever.
Detroit, Michigan - Where Grant was ordered to serve for about two years following his marriage to Julia Dent.
Slug - The name given the fifty-dollar gold pieces common in the San Francisco area that were not government issue.
Galena, Illinois - Where Grant was working as a clerk in his father's store...
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