Ulysses S. Grant's Boyhood Home

Nancy Purdy gave a tour of Ulysses S. Grant’s boyhood home and talked about his upbringing. She spoke about Grant’s parents, Jesse and Hannah Grant, and how… read more

Nancy Purdy gave a tour of Ulysses S. Grant’s boyhood home and talked about his upbringing. She spoke about Grant’s parents, Jesse and Hannah Grant, and how their values affected the future president. She also showed several artifacts original to the Grants and spoke about what life was like living in the home.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Cincinnati, Ohio, from June 26-July 1 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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Ulysses S. Grant's Boyhood Home

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Program ID:
327510-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Sep 20, 2015 | 11:42am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Sep 27, 2015 | 7:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Sep 20, 2015 | 11:42am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 20, 2015 | 2:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 21, 2015 | 4:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 27, 2015 | 7:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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