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Images

Image 1. Grant working on memoirs, July 1885.  Waugh, J (2003) personal memoirs of U.S. grant: A history of the union cause. Milwaukee: Marquette University Press. Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 2.  Ulysses Grant, Samuel Clemens and Susy Clemens, Illustration by frederick gruger from sunday magazine, dec. 1, 1907. Retrieved April 3, 2010 from www.twainquotes.com/Grant_Ulysses.html.  Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 3.  William Henry Vanderbilt.  Retrieved March 28, 2010 from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Vanderbilt-WilliamHenry.jpg. This image is in the public domain because its copyright has expired.

Image 4. Century Magazine Cover, 1887.  Waugh, J (2003) personal memoirs of U.S. grant: A history of the union cause “the bugle call” by william M. hunt, battles and leaders of the civil war, century magazine 1887). Milwaukee: Marquette University Press. Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 5.  Albert Bigelow Paine and Samuel Clemens.  Retrieved April 1, 2010 from www.escholarship.org/editions/view?dockl=k87.  Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 6.  Harper’s Weekly Cover Depicting a Dying Grant, April 18, 1885. Retrieved April 1, 2010 from Ulysses S. Grant Digital Collection, Mississippi State University Libraries at http://digital.library.msstate.edu/collections/item_viewer.php.  Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 7.  Adam Badeau c. 1865,  Brady, M.  Retrieved on March 30, 2010 from www.picturehistory.com/product/id3727.  Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 8. Last Photograph Taken Of Grant, 4 Days Before His Death.  Waugh, J (2003) personal memoirs of U.S. grant: A history of the union cause: Milwaukee: Marquette University Press.  Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 9.  The Inauguration of Grant’s Tomb, April 27, 1897.  Retrieved April 3, 2010 from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:18970515_Trevor_Grant_004cr.jpg.  Reprint permission granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License and Tombs of Ulysses S. Grant and Julia Grant.  Retrieved April 3, 2010 from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Grants_tomb_2007.JPG.  This image is in the public domain.

Image 10. Charles L. Webster.  Retrieved on April 1, 2010 from http://www.twainquotes.com/interviews/WebsterInterview.html.  Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 11.  Illustration for The Young Book Agent, written by Horato Alger, Jr. in 1905.  “Agents wanted:” subscription publishing in america the world–past & present, near & far.  Retrieved April 1, 2010 from http://www.library.upenn.edu.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/exhibits/rbm/agents/pictures/caseitems/1000/case08_book_05.  Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 12.  Earliest Known Image of Samuel Clemens.  Michelson, B. (2006). Samuel clemens and the printed word.  Printer’s devil: Mark twain and the american publishing revolution (p. 6). Berkeley, California: University of California Press. Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 13.  Adams Press.  Michelson, B. (2006). Samuel clemens and the printed word. Printer’s devil: Mark twain and the american publishing revolution (pp. 6). Berkeley, California: University of California Press. Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 14. Received by mrs. grant. (1886, October 14, 1886). New York Times.  Retrieved March 31, 2010 from http://query.nytimes.com/mem/archive-free/pdf?_r=1&res=950DE2D71E30E533A25757C1A9669D94679FD7CF.  Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 15.  Mediallion on Front Cover of Memoirs.  Grant, U. S. (1886). Personal memoirs of U.S. grant vol. II. (1st ed.). New York: Charles L. Webster & Company.

Image 16.  Mediallion on Back Cover of Memoirs.  Grant, U. S. (1886). Personal memoirs of U.S. grant vol. II. (1st ed.). New York: Charles L. Webster & Company.

Image 17. Medal Received by General Grant in Original Case.  Retrieved April 2, 2010 from www.civilwar.si.edu/soldiering_usgrant_medal.html Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

 Image 18.   Photo: Memoirs Binding.  Retrieved March 20, 2010 from www.abesbooks.com Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107; however image may be in the public domain.

 Image 19.   Photo: Memoirs Binding.  Retrieved March 20, 2010 from www.abesbooks.com Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107; however image may be in the public domain.

 Image 20.   Photo: Memoirs Binding.  Retrieved March 20, 2010 from www.abesbooks.com Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107; however image may be in the public domain.

 Image 21.   Photo: Memoirs Binding.  Retrieved March 20, 2010 from www.abesbooks.com Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107; however image may be in the public domain.

 Image 22.   Photo: Memoirs Binding.  Photograph taken by Kathleen M. Walker, April 4, 2010.

 Image 23.   Photo: Memoirs Binding.  Photograph taken by Kathleen M. Walker, April 4, 2010.

 Image 24.   Photo: Memoirs Binding.  Photograph taken by Kathleen M. Walker, April 4, 2010.

 Image 25.  Daguerreotype of Grant.  Grant, U. S. (1885). Personal memoirs of U.S. grant vol. I (1st ed.).  New York: Charles L. Webster & Company. Photograph taken by Kathleen M. Walker, April 4, 2010.

 Image 26.  Daguerreotype of Grant.  Grant, U. S. (1886). Personal memoirs of U.S. grant vol. II (1st ed.).  New York: Charles L. Webster & Company.  Photograph taken by Kathleen M. Walker, April 4, 2010.

Image 27.  Pre-publication advertisement for Memoirs.  “Agents wanted:” subscription publishing in america the world–past & present, near & far. Retrieved April 1, 2010 from http://www.library.upenn.edu.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/exhibits/rbm/agents/pictures/caseitems/1000/case08_book_05.  Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 28. Map of the Seat of War.  Grant, U. S. (1886). Personal memoirs of U.S. grant vol. II (1st ed.).  New York: Charles L. Webster & Company.

Image 29. Map of Fort Donelson.  Grant, U. S. (1885). Personal memoirs of U.S. grant vol. I (1st ed.).  New York: Charles L. Webster & Company.

Image 30. Correspondence between Grant and General Buckner.  Grant, U. S. (1885). Personal memoirs of U.S. grant vol. I (1st ed.).  New York: Charles L. Webster & Company.

Image 31. Etching of McLean’s Home at Appomattox by A. Dresher.  Grant, U. S. (1886). Personal memoirs of U.S. grant vol. II (1st ed.).  New York: Charles L. Webster & Company.

Image 32.  The 149th New York Regiment In Atlanta 1864. Retrieved April 4, 2010 from www.rugglesrag.com/lookout/old-lookout-do-not-use.wpe2.jpgReprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 33.  Holographic Signature of Bryan Cauley.  Grant, U. S. (1885). Personal memoirs of U.S. grant vol. I (1st ed.).  New York: Charles L. Webster & Company.

Image 34.  149th Regiment New York Monument At Gettysburg, erected 1888.  Retrieved April 4, 2010 from dmna.state.ny.us/historical/mil-hist.htm.  Reprinted without permission for nonprofit educational purposes pursuant to 17 U.S. C. § 107.

Image 35.  Flag of Province of Canada 1868.  Retrieved April 20, 2010 from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canadian_Red_Ensign.

©Kathleen M. Walker, April 2010

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