Ulysses S. Grant

Post Presidency

What did Grant do for the first few years after leaving the presidency?

Grant and his wife, Julia, traveled the world for more than two years. They went to Europe, the Middle East, China, Japan, India, and Russia. He also traveled to Mexico and Cuba. He was hailed as a great war hero and enjoyed enormous prestige abroad.


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