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Today in history. April 27.

Author: Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program.
Publisher: Washington, DC : Library of Congress
Edition/Format:   eBook : Biography : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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Presents a brief biography of Ulysses S. Grant, military leader and U.S. president, who was born April 27, 1822 in Point Pleasant, Ohio. Also discusses the work of the World Transportation Commission (1894-1896), which was organized by railroad publicist Joseph Gladding Pangborn to gather information about foreign transportation systems, especially railroads, for the Field Columbian Museum in Chicago.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Ulysses S Grant; Ulysses S Grant
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program.
OCLC Number: 51446285
Notes: Title from HTML header (viewed Dec. 19, 2002; last updated Apr. 2002).
Illustrated by digitized items from the American Memory historic collections compiled by the National Digital Library Program of the Library of Congress.
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Other Titles: April 27
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Presents a brief biography of Ulysses S. Grant, military leader and U.S. president, who was born April 27, 1822 in Point Pleasant, Ohio. Also discusses the work of the World Transportation Commission (1894-1896), which was organized by railroad publicist Joseph Gladding Pangborn to gather information about foreign transportation systems, especially railroads, for the Field Columbian Museum in Chicago.

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