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 when the first call for volunteers was issued.
Cold Harbor - Where Grant asked Lee for a truce to remove the dead and wounded from the battlefield. By the time an agreement was reached, all but a few of the Union wounded had died.
Chattanooga - Where Grant questioned a Confederate soldier before discovering that the...
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