Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant

In the summer of 1885, former President Ulysses S. Grant died in his cottage on Mt. McGregor, located outside of Saratoga Springs. Historian Ben Kemp toured the… read more

Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant In the summer of 1885, former President Ulysses S. Grant died in his cottage on Mt. McGregor, located outside of Saratoga Springs. Historian Ben Kemp toured the cabin and talked about Grant’s determination to complete his memoirs before his death.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Saratoga Springs, New York, from September 20-27, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter 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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Saratoga Springs, New York, United States
First Aired:
Dec 16, 2017 | 12:09pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 18, 2017 | 5:01am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Dec 16, 2017 | 12:09pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 16, 2017 | 10:34pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 17, 2017 | 10:39am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 17, 2017 | 3:02pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 17, 2017 | 4:35pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 18, 2017 | 2:35am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 18, 2017 | 5:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
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