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Ulysses S. Grant III Papers

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Illustrations and photographs for Ulysses S. Grant: Warrior and Statesman

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Scrapbooks 3-4

Scrapbook 5

Scrapbook 6

Scrapbooks 7-8

Scrapbooks 9-10

Scrapbook 11

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Ulysses S. Grant III Papers, 1898-1967 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center

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Collection Overview

Title: Ulysses S. Grant III Papers, 1898-1967Add to your cart.

ID: 1/7/MSS 138

Primary Creator: Grant, U.S. (Ulysses S.) (1881-1968)

Extent: 10.0 Boxes

Arrangement: Arranged by document type.

Date Acquired: 00/00/1970

Subjects: Grant, U. S. (Ulysses S.), 1881-1968, Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885, Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964, United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865

Forms of Material: Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence., Ledgers (account books), Manuscripts for publication., Photographs, Records (documents), Scrapbooks, Speeches, addresses, etc.

Languages: English

Abstract

Papers of Ulysses S. Grant III (1881-1868), grandson of Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885).

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection spans Grant's long military career and his numerous civic leadership positions and includes monthly personal reports, correspondence, speeches, manuscripts, Supreme War Council records, journals and pamphlets, awards and certificates, free-standing volumes, books, and scrapbooks.

Biographical Note

Ulysses S. Grant III was the son of Frederick Dent Grant and Ida Honoré and the grandson of  President  Ulysses S. Grant. He was born in Chicago and educated in Vienna, where his father was the United States Minister to Austria-Hungary.  He attended Columbia University until 1898 when he received an appointment to the United States Military Academy at West Point, graduating sixtth in the Class of 1903 (Douglas MacArthur ranked first). Grant served in the Philippines (1903-04); Cuba (1906); and on the Mexican Border (1913-17), including the Veracruz Expedition (1914) and the Pancho Villa Expedition (1916).  Promoted to major during World War I Grant served on the staff of the Supreme War Council at Versailles during peace negotiations.  Grant held various army engineer commands between the wars and oversaw the park system in the national capital.  During World War II he headed national civil defense and was promoted to major general in 1943.  Retiring after the war, Grant served as vice president of The George Washington University, president of the American Planning and Civic Association, trustee of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and chairman of the Civil War Centennial Commission from 1957 to 1961.

In 1907 Grant married Edith Root, daughter of Elihu Root, who served as secretary of state under Presidents McKinley and Roosevelt.

Subject/Index Terms

Grant, U. S. (Ulysses S.), 1881-1968
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865

Administrative Information

Repository: Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center

Access Restrictions: Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions: To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in party in any publication, including on the World Wide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote form this collection should consult Special Collections Research Center to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.

Acquisition Source: Donation.

Preferred Citation: [Item], Ulysses S. Grant III papers, Special Collections Research Center, Southern Illinios University Carbondale.


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Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Monthly Personal Reports, 1904-1925Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Boston, 1907-1908Add to your cart.
Contains a “Report Upon the Improvement of Rivers and Harbors in the Boston, Mass. District,” by Edwin Burr, and a book of related maps.
Folder 3: Co. E. 2nd Br. of Engrs., 1914-1916Add to your cart.
Contains material concerning USG III’s military affairs at Galveston and Vera Cruz,
Folder 4: Examination for Promotion, 1915-1916Add to your cart.
Contains material related to the examination and promotion to Major and the thesis requires for the same.
Folder 5: Leavenworth, 1916Add to your cart.
Contains correspondence concerning the availability of housing space for USG III’s assignment to Fort Leavenworth.
Folder 6: Railroad Office, Laredo, Texas, 1916Add to your cart.
Contains material related to railroad procedure and scheduling for Laredo, TX.  Also material related to Ft. McIntosh sewage system.
Folder 7: Engineering Depot, Columbus, New Mexico, 1916-1917Add to your cart.
Contains invoiced, order blanks, and receipts for supplies at Columbus, NM, and other related material between 1916-1917.
Folder 8: Changes in Staff Corps, Plans of Army Organization, 1916-1918Add to your cart.
Contains material related to the regulations for the Staff Corps, Army reorganization and a copy of the Saturday Evening Post article on the “Business of War.”
Folder 9: Engineer Training Manual Ms. for Search Light Manual, 1917Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Prov. Regt. Engrs, 1916-1917Add to your cart.
Contains Juarez maps, plans, etc…for possible attack.  Also, material related to weekly programs, drills, etc.
Folder 11: Prisoners of War Convention, 1918Add to your cart.
Mimeograph records, related correspondence and other materials pertaining to the conference and prisoners of war, 1917-1920
Folder 12: Supreme War Council, Versailles, 1918Add to your cart.
Memoranda, correspondence, photographs, and other related material.
Folder 13: American Commission to Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1918-1919Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Public Funds – Money Accounts, 1919-1921Add to your cart.
Disbursement of funds in money accounts for USG III’s office while he was in France and San Francisco (1919-1921)
Folder 15: San Francisco – Washington, 1920-1928Add to your cart.
Memoranda on “Paper Work in the Army,” concerning reorganization plans.  Also includes materials and correspondence related to California water projects.
Folder 16: Joffre Visit, 1922Add to your cart.
San Francisco: USG III’s assignment as Joffre’s aide during his visit.
Folder 17: Washington, 1926-1930Add to your cart.
USG III’s activities as the Director of Public Buildings and Public Parks.
Folder 18: Office of Public Buildings and Parks, 1926-1936Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Reception for Charles Lindbergh, 1927Add to your cart.
Cincinnati Offer of City Manager position, 1930; Ending of Service with Public Buildlings and Public Parks of the National Capital, 1933
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Inauguration of President Hoover, 1929Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Civic Funds, Community Chest, Government Unit, 1929-1933Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Reports as Associate Director, Bicentennial, George Washington Bicentennial, 1930-1931Add to your cart.
Folder 4: VFW-GAR-MSWW, 1930-1932Add to your cart.
Includes correspondence related to the controversy over opening military affairs for the period, 1934-1938.
Folder 5: USG III, Speeches, 1937Add to your cart.
Includes correspondence, speeches, 50 typescripts; 4 manuscripts; broadcasts, 9 typescripts; articles, 9 typescripts.
Folder 6: USG III, Speeches, 1941-1963Add to your cart.
19 typescripts; broadcasts, 2 typescripts; reports, 2 typescripts; articles, 8 typescripts; forewords, 2 typescripts; 11 periodicals.
Folder 7: Civil War Centennial, Comm., Vets., Civil War Shrine, Gov. Services, etc., 1961-1964Add to your cart.
Folder 8: USG III Biography: Taken from various “Who’s Who” publicationsAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: USG Clippings: letter to Mrs. Turtle, Syracuse University; correspondence, newspaper and journal clippings concerning USG and USG III, and various historical society materials.Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Fort Du PontAdd to your cart.
Several blueprints for projects at Fort Du Pont and related correspondence and plans.  Also a copy of the “Post’s Standing Orders and Regulations.”
Folder 11: ArticlesAdd to your cart.
Layout and copies of articles submitted to the National Geographic, also material concerning the Saturday Evening Post article and related correspondence.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Item 1: Articles, speeches and broadcasts, 1936-1961Add to your cart.
Typescripts: 23 speeches, 2 broadcasts, 5 articles
Item 2: Civil War Round Table and Civil War Centennial Committee, 1948-1963Add to your cart.
Typescripts, 29 speeches
Item 3: Historic Preservation, 1950-1958Add to your cart.
speeches before historical societies, also copies of articles and broadcasts, related correspondence, 1950-1958. 13 speeches plus related correspondence, 2 articles.
Item 4: Speech before the Civil War Round Table On General Ulysses S. Grant, 1953Add to your cart.
A Close Up, Typescript, 25 pages, 1 copy
Item 5: 17 speeches on various subjects, 1954-1967Add to your cart.
Typescripts.
Item 6: 6 speeches on the Civil War, 1958-1963Add to your cart.
photocopy and mimeograph copies
Item 7: 10 speeches on Centennial of the Civil War, 1958-1963Add to your cart.
typescripts between 1958-1963.
Item 8: Historical: 6 articles, 29 speeches, 1 broadcast.Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Item 1: Author’s Galleys - U.S. GrantAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Original typescriptAdd to your cart.
Item 3: Yellow copy of typescript Chapter 16-18Add to your cart.
Item 4: Yellow copy of typescript Chapters 4-15Add to your cart.
Item 5: Yellow copy of typescript Chapters 1-8Add to your cart.
Item 6: Unedited photocopy of typescriptAdd to your cart.
Item 7: Unedited photocopy of typescriptAdd to your cart.
Item 8: Yellow copy of typescript Chapters 14-18Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Armistices, 1917-1918Add to your cart.

Terms of Armistices

1. Russia, 1917 December 17

2. A & A Powers of Bulgaria, 1918 September 29

3. Turkey, 1918 October 30

4. Austria, 1918 November 3

5. Germany, 1918 November 11

Folder 2: Report of Gen Tasker H. Bliss for S.W.C, 1917 November 7-1918 November 11Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Office PropertyAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Personnel RecordsAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Miscelloueous Office CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: War Department, Office of the Chief of StaffAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Memorandum on Strategy of the Present War, 1917 October 17Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Correspondence of Colonel GrantAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Miscellaneous PapersAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Joint Notes of the Mil ReportsAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Joint Notes and Reports, 1919 February 2-October 6Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Joint Notes and Reports of the Permanent Military Representitives, 1919 October 6Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Synopsis of Transactions of The SIUCAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Synopsis of Transactions of The SIUCAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Meetings of Supreme Council of Allied and Associated Towers, dealing with supreme council war matters, 1st sessionAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Southwest College Fifth Session, 1918 May 1-2Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Southwest College Sixth SessionAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Southwest College Seventh SessionAdd to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Supreme War CouncilAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Southwest College Minutes for month of January, 1919 JanuaryAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Southwest College Minutes, 1919 January 28-February 3Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Southwest College minutes and meetings, 1919 FebruaryAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Copies of Minutes and Conversations of Meetings of Supreme War Council and Council of Jew, 1919 February 13-17Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Copies of Minutes and Conversations of Meetings of Supreme War Council and Council of Jew, 1919 February 18-27Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Copies of Minutes and Conversations of Meetings of Supreme War Council, 1919 March 1-7Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Copies of Minutes and Conversations of Meetings of Supreme War Council, 1919 March 8-12Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Copies of Minutes of Bureau Conference and Southwest College Meetings, MarchAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Copies of Bureau Conference and Southwest College MeetingsAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Extra Copies of Bureau Conference and Southwest College meetings, 1919 April-JulyAdd to your cart.
Box 7Add to your cart.
Volume 1: Diplomatic CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Volume 2: Der FriedensvertragAdd to your cart.
Volume 3: Reply of the Allied and Associated PowersAdd to your cart.
Volume 4: Conditions De PaixAdd to your cart.
Volume 5: Treaty of PeaceAdd to your cart.
Volume 6: Summary of the Conditions of PeaceAdd to your cart.
Volume 7: Conposition Et FonctionnementAdd to your cart.
Volume 8: Commissions and CommitteesAdd to your cart.
Volume 9: Traite de paixAdd to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Resolution of the Supreme Council, 1919Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Report of General T.H. Bliss on the Supreme War CouncilAdd to your cart.
Mimeograph copy, 105 pages.  Also includes related correspondence and some supplementary reports.
Folder 3: 10 maps on Japanese coal fields and several invitation to various events in JapanAdd to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Item 1: American Planning and Civic Annual, 1957Add to your cart.
Washington: American Planning and Civil Association, 1957, 8 volumes, paper, 220 pages - Contains address by USG III, also signed by USG III.
Item 2: Annual Report of the Public Building Commission, 1932Add to your cart.
WashingtonL U.S. Government Printing Office, 1933, 8 volumes, paper, 90 pages.
Item 3: Articles and Speeches, 1925-1932Add to your cart.
Various publishers and places, 1925-1932.  10 pamphlets bound, cloth. Articles and speeches presented to various clubs and associations, some pertain to his job as Director of Parks and Buildings.
Item 4: Atlantic Naturalist.  Vol. 9, 1954 March-AprilAdd to your cart.
No. 4.  “Shall We Be the Destroyers?”
Item 5: City Planning.  Vol. VI, 1930 JanuaryAdd to your cart.
No. 1. “Symposium on Airports.”
Item 6: Civil War History.  Vol. II, 1956 JuneAdd to your cart.
No. II. (4 copies)
Item 7: Congress of the U.S. Joint Committee on ArrangementsAdd to your cart.
Commemoration Ceremony: The One Hundredth Anniversary of the Inaugural of Abraham Lincoln.  No publication data, pamphlet, 30 pages.
Item 8: Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, Illinois Dept, 1964Add to your cart.
Heroines, A Hero,  A Peace Maker.  No publication data, 1964, pamphlet, no page numbers. Short biographical piece on Julia D. Grant.
Folder 9: Director of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capitol, Annual Reports, 1925-1927Add to your cart.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1925-1927, 6 pamphlets, cloth bound, USG III, Director.  Binding stamped “U.S. Grant III”
Item 10: Director of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capitol, Annual Reports, 1928-1929Add to your cart.
8 volumes, cloth, 9 bound pamphlets. USG III, Director of Public Buildings and Public Parks.  Binding stamped “U.S. Grant III”
Item 11: Director of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capitol, Annual Report, 1932Add to your cart.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1932, 8 volumes, paper, 54 pages.
Item 12: Fairmount Park Association, Sixty-Third Annual Report, 1935Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: 1935, paper, 48 pages.
Item 13: Federal Bar Association Journal.  Vol. 1, 1932 MarchAdd to your cart.
No. 2. “Automobile Parking Problem in Washington D.C.”
Item 14: Federalist.  Vol. IV,, 1961 FallAdd to your cart.
No. 1. Foreword to an article on page 2.
Item 15: George Washington Bicentennial CommissionAdd to your cart.
Honor to George Washington.  Bound pamphlets (16) complete series. Contains article by USG III.  Binding is stamped “U.S. Grant III”
Item 16: George Washington University Hospital.  The Golden Book, 1949Add to your cart.
Washington: n.p., 1949, paper, 66 pages. Reproduction of “Golden Book” designed and written by USG III.
Item 17: General Court of the Order of the Founders and Patriots of America, 1935 May 18Add to your cart.
o publication data, pamphlet, 64 pages, 2 copies. Proceedings at the Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA, May 18, 1935.  USG III was an officer of the Order.
Item 18: Grant, III, U.S.  The L’Enfant Plan and Its Evolution.  Reprinted from Columbia Historical Society, Vol. 33-34, pamphlet, 23 pages., 1932Add to your cart.
Item 19: Grant, III, U.S.  Planning the National Capitol: Objectives and Problems of Attainment.  Reprinted from Transactions, Vol. 117, p. 119.  Pamphlet, 12 pages., 1952Add to your cart.
Item 20: Grant, III, U.S.  The Story of City Planning in the United States.  Reprinted from Planning and Civic Comment, Pamphlet, 25 pages, 3 copies., 1952 DecemberAdd to your cart.
Item 21: Grant, III, U.S.  Territorial Government of Washington, D.C.  Washington: Women’s City Club, pamphlet, 23 pages., 1929Add to your cart.
Item 22: Grant, III, U.S.  Washington: A Planned City in Revolution.  No publication data, pamphlet, 20 pages., 1944Add to your cart.
Item 23: Lanbela Signa Fraternity.  The Blue and White.  Golden Jubilee Issue. Contains letter from USG III on page 107., 1942 MayAdd to your cart.
Item 24: Lincoln Herald.  Volume 55  No. 3.  Article by USG III on page 30, 2 copies., 1953 FallAdd to your cart.
Item 25: Military Affairs Vol. XVII, 1953 SummerAdd to your cart.
No. 2. Article by USG III on page 59
Item 26: Military Affairs Vol. XXII, 1958 SpringAdd to your cart.
No. 1.  Article by USG III on Military Strategy, 2 copies
Item 27: Military Affairs Vol. XXVI, 1962 FallAdd to your cart.
No. 3.
Item 28: Military Affairs Vol. XXXVII, 1963 SummerAdd to your cart.
No. 2.
Item 29: Miscellaneous professional reports, 1925-1928Add to your cart.
Various publishers, places, 1925-1928, 8 pamphlets, bound, cloth. Contains reports of the Washington D.C. Women’s Club, Society of the Army of the Potomac, Society of Civil Engineers, etc.  USG III gives addresses in a number of these pamphlets.
Item 30: National Capitol Park Planning Commission Annual Report, 1932Add to your cart.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1932, 8 Volumes, paper, 58 pages.
Item 31: National Council for Historic Sites and Buildings.  Preserving America’s HeritageAdd to your cart.
No publication data, pamphlet, 24 pages.  USG III is president of council and has an article on page 1.
Item 32: National Geographic.  Volume 119, 1961 AprilAdd to your cart.
No. 4.  Article by USG III on the Civil War, 2 copies
Item 33: National Geographic.  Volume 124, 1963 JulyAdd to your cart.
No. 1.
Item 34: National Geographic.  Volume 127, 1965 AprilAdd to your cart.
No. 4.  Articles by USG III, 2 copies
Item 35: New York Civil War Centennial Commission.  New York Stateand the Civil War., 1961-1963Add to your cart.
Albany, NY: NY Civil War Centennial Commission, 1961-1963. 20 pamplets, 12 bound, cloth, 20 monthly pamphlets from July 1961 to March 1963, excluding August 1962.  Article by USG III in October 1961 issue.
Item 36: New York History.  Volume XLII, 1961 JanuaryAdd to your cart.
No. 1. “The Centennial of the Civil War.”
Item 37: New York StateJournal of Medicine.  Volume 56, 1956 November 1Add to your cart.
No. 21. “The American Museum of Immigration,” also includes a note from [?] to USG III.
Item 38: The Ninth Women’s Patriotic Conference in National Defense. Summary of ProceedingsAdd to your cart.
No publication data, pamphlet, 60 pages.  Copy of USG III’s address to the conference on pages 4-7
Item 39: Office of the Chief of Military History, U.S. Army.  A Concise History of the Civil War, 1961Add to your cart.
Harrisburg, PA: The Stackpole Co., 1961, pamphlet, 32 pages.
Item 40: Planning and Civic Comment.  Volume 18, 1952 DecemberAdd to your cart.
No. 4.  Article by USG III, page 11.
Item 41: Planning and Civic Comment.  Volume 26, 1960 MarchAdd to your cart.
No. 1.  Article by USG III, page 13.
Item 42: Planning and Civic Comment.  Volume 19, 1953 MarchAdd to your cart.
No. 1. Article by USG III, page 16.
Item 43: Proceedings American Society of Civil Engineers, 1952 AprilAdd to your cart.
Volume 77, April 1951.  Article by USG III
Item 44: Proceedings of the Sixty-Second Annual Convention of the American Institute of Architects., 1929Add to your cart.
No location: American Institute of Architects, 1929.  8 volumes, paper, 172 pages.
Item 45: Proceedings of the Fifty-Ninth Annual Convention of the American Institute of Architects, 1926Add to your cart.
No location: American Institute of Architects, 1926. 8 Volumes, paper, 171 pages, 2 copies (address by USG III on page 11)
Box 10Add to your cart.
Item 1: Review of Reviews and World’s Work.  Volume LXXVI, 1932 NovemberAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Rose Hill Seminar.  The Cumberland Valley of Pennsylvania in the 1860’s.  n.p.: Rose Hill Seminar, 1963Add to your cart.
pamphlet, 72 pages, USG III article on p.16.
Item 3: Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, 1953 August 23-27Add to your cart.

Proceedings, 72d Annual Encampment Commander-In-Chief.  Buffalo, NY, August 23-27, 1953, paper, 96 pages. USG III, National officer.  USG III report on p.14.

    Proceedings, 73rd Annual Encampment, paper, 104.

Item 4: State of California.  Annual Reports., 1921-1925Add to your cart.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1921-1925.  10 pamphlets, bound, cloth.  Contains Annual Reports of the Chief of Engineers.  USG III, Major, Corps of Engineers, in charge; also contains a copy of an act to create a mining commission.
Item 5: State of California, General Assembly, H.R. 68th Congress, 1st Session.  Project ReportsAdd to your cart.
No publication data, 8 vol., cloth.  Binding stamped in gilt “US Grant III”  Contains copy of Bill H.R. 117 for 70th Congress, 1st Session.
Item 6: State of California.  Miscellaneous pamphlets, 1924-1927Add to your cart.
Various publishers and places, 1924-1927.  5 pamphlets bound. Contains mining reports, river problems, flood control and power, with related maps.  Also various reports presented by USG III.
Item 7: State of California.  Report of Sacramento Valley Irrigation Conference, 1921 June 11Add to your cart.
Chico, CA: H.A. Carson, n.d., pamphlets, 59 pages. Contains address by USG III on page 28.
Item 8: State of California. Water Resources and Flood Control., 1924-1928Add to your cart.
Sacramento: California State Printing Office, 1924-1929, 8 pamphlets, bound, cloth. Contains reports and plans between 1924-1929.  USG III has a report in the 1924 Water Supervisor’s Report, also contains 7 related maps in back.
Item 9: State of California.  Water Resources and Flood Control.  Miscellaneous Special Report, 1921-1927Add to your cart.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1921-1927, 5 pamphlets, bound, cloth.  USG III on the Board of Engineers.  Contains letter from C.F. Curry to USG III.
Item 10: State of Iowa, General Assembly, Senate: 59th General Assembly.  Journal of the Senate.  Des Moines: State of Iowa, 1961Add to your cart.
8 Volumes, cloth, 1390 pages. Contains address of Major General USG III before a joint session of the House and Senate on March 30, 1961 on page 1210.  Inscribed by J. Flatt to USG III, also contains carbon copy of letter to J. Flatt from USG III.
Item 11: Talks.  Volume 2, 1937 AprilAdd to your cart.
Item 12: Traffic Quarterly.  Volume V, 1951 OctoberAdd to your cart.
No 4.  USG III, “Municipal Revenue Bonds.”
Item 13: U.S. Congress, H.R. 72nd Congress, 2nd Session, 1934Add to your cart.
House Document No. 528, Improvement of the Washington Monument Grounds.  Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1934, 8 volumes, paper.  54 pages.
Item 14: U.S. Congress, Senate.  68th Congress, 1st Session, Senate Document no. 95, Report of the Arlington Memorial Bridge Commission., 1924Add to your cart.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1924, 8 volumes, cloth, 52 pages.
Item 15: U.S. Congress, Senate.  82nd Congress, 1st Session, Senate Document no. 12, Utah State Memorial Stone, 1951Add to your cart.
Proceedings held in the Washington Monument.  Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1951.  8 Vol., paper, 25 pp. Contains address by USG III on page 19.
Item 16: The Wilderness Society.  The Dinosaur Dam Case.  Reprint from “The Living Wilderness, 1950 AutumnAdd to your cart.
Pamphlet, 16 pages. Contains article by USG III.
Item 17: World Affairs.  Vol. 107, 1944 SeptemberAdd to your cart.
No. 3.  Article by USG III on page 151
Item 18: World Affairs.  Vol. 102, 1939 DecemberAdd to your cart.
No. 4.
Package 1: CommissionsAdd to your cart.
Certificates for membership in various clubs and societies, awards, diplomas, etc., between 1905 and 1967.  Also related correspondence, 64 certificates of appreciation, 9 diplomas, 3 commissions in the U.S. Army, 54 certificates of memberships.
Package 2: Illustrations and photographs for Ulysses S. Grant: Warrior and StatesmanAdd to your cart.
Contains 96 photographs, 17 negatives (copies), 13 illustrations, 7 maps, 1 book jacket.
Package 3: Scrapbooks 1-2Add to your cart.

Scrapbook 1. Red Album, no title, 38 pages.  Material related to USG III’s military career from 1898 to 1906.  Includes monthly report cards from West Pont, various letters of correspondence, 2 embassy visas (German & French), various orders, commissions, etc.  Also related correspondence.

Scrapbook 2. Col.U.S. Grant III, USA.  1910-1924, Bound, 50 pages.  Newspaper clippings on USG III.  Includes visit of Marshal Joffre, various memorial appearances, several letter, telegrams, and pamphlets.  Inside cover is inscribed by I.H.G. to USG III.

Package 4: Scrapbooks 3-4Add to your cart.

Scrapbook 3: Major U.S. Grant III, 1925, Bound, 62 pages. Newspaper clippings on USG III’s transfer to Deputy Director of Public Parks and Buildings.  His promotion to Director of Public Parks and Buildings, his activities.  Includes dedication ceremonies, travels, etc.  Also includes several photographs of USG III and several men, 1925-1927.

Scrapbook 4: November 1920 to February 17, 1926, USG Bound, 99 pages. Newspaper clippings on USG III’s activities with the Army Corps of Engineers in California and his appointment to Director of Public Buildings and Parks.  Also mentioned: French war hero Marshal Joffre, Elihu Root, and the marriage of Princess Bertha Cantacuzene to Mr. Bruce Smith.  Included are newsclippings, letters, addresses, and programs.

Package 5: Scrapbook 5Add to your cart.
February 21, 1926 to December 22, 1927, USG, Bound, 49 pp. Articles from newspapers on USG III’s activities as Director for Public Parks and Buildings in Washington.  Also, articles and USG memorials.  Includes a number of programs, menus, and invitations as well as various photographs.
Package 6: Scrapbook 6Add to your cart.
U.S. Grant III, 1927-1928, Bound, 77 pages. Newspaper clippings on USG III’s activities as Director of Public Parks and Buildings.  Includes article (and photographs) on Charles Lindbergh.  Also includes photographs of USG III and several pamphlets.
Package 7: Scrapbooks 7-8Add to your cart.

Scrapbook 7: January 1928 to March 23, 1929, Bound, 52 pages. Newspaper clippings on USG III’s activities as Director of Public Parks and Buildings.  Includes his activities as Chairman of the Inaugural Committee in 1928.  Articles on the inauguration, as well as programs, invitation, tickets, and several photographs.

Scrapbook 8: February 24th, 1929 to April 1930, Bound, 52 pages.  Newspaper clippings on USG III’s activities as Director of Public Parks and Buildings; a few pamphlets, articles on USG III’s appearances and the White House fire in December 1929.

Package 8: Scrapbooks 9-10Add to your cart.

Scrapbook 9: March 1930 to February  1931, Bound, 45 pages. Newspaper clippings on USG III’s activities as Director of Public Parks and Buildings.  Also includes several pamphlets.

Scrapbook 10: March 1931 to April 1932.  Bound scrapbook, 51 pages. Newspaper clippings on USG III’s activities as the Director of Public Parks and Public Buildings.  Also includes one copy of the Washington Post (January 1, 1928), several pamphlets and a few articles on USG III’s daughter.

Package 9: Scrapbook 11Add to your cart.
Scrapbook 11: USG, May 1932 to December 1934, Bound, 49 pages. Newspaper clippings on USG III’s activities as Director of Public Parks and Buildings, various dedication ceremonies, Roosevelt’s inauguration, USG III’s transfer to the War College.  Includes photographs and pamphlets plus several articles on his daughter Clara Frances Grant.
Volume 1: BooksAdd to your cart.

American Heritage, April 1957.  4 to, cloth, III, iii, 112 pages.  Contains article by Bruce Catton.

“An American Citizen.”  The Philanthropic Results of the War in America.  New York: Sheldon and Co., 1864, 16 mo., cloth, 160 pages.

Officieller Berichth Der K.K. Osterr.  Central Commission Fur Die Weltassellung in Chicago Im Jahre, 1893.  Wein: Verlag Der K.K. Central Commission, 1894, 4 vol., cloth ii, iii [Austria-Hungary]

Bancroft, Frederic.  Slave Trading in the Old South.  Baltimore, J.H. Furst Co., 1931, 8 vol. cloth, 415 pages.

Baringer, Wm. E.  Lincoln Day by Day: A Chronology.  Washington: Lincoln Sesquicentennial Commission, 1960, 8 vol., cloth, 2 vols., Vol. 1, 326 pages, 1809-1848, Vol. II, 305 pages, 1849-1860.

Bateman, Newton & Selby, Paul.  Biographical and Memorial Edition of the Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois.  Chicago: Munsell Publishing Co., 1915, 4 vol., leather 2 cols., illustrated.  Bindings are worn.

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Vol. 1  Addresses by Col. U.S. Grant, III, 1925. Three bound addresses: First, before the Daughters of the War of 1812, 11 pages, “The Army in the War of 1812.”  Second, Men’s Club of Burlingame, 38 pages, “America at the Peace Conference.”  Thirs, Sacramento Water Problems Conference, 7 pages, “Conservation as Related to  Navigation.”

Vol. 2  Brown leather book, no title.  Newspaper articles on USG III between January 1935 and June 1943.  Concerns social events, visits, military affairs at Fort du Pont and at Governor’s Island.  Also includes clipping of family members, Princess Cantacuzene, Elihu Root, Mr. Grant Smith, etc.  Deals with both social and political activity.

Vol. 3  Miscellaneous Official Papers, Washington, D.D., 1927-1932.  Fifteen pamphlets and journals, bound, cloth.  All contain at least one article written by USG III.

Grant, U.S.  Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant, Vol. I and Vol. II.  New York: Charles L. Webster & Co., 1885.  Z/GF285061


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