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Time stands still at Grant Cottage

President Ulysses S. Grant spent the final five weeks of his life in this cottage on Mount McGregor in Wilton.
President Ulysses S. Grant spent the final five weeks of his life in this cottage on Mount McGregor in Wilton.
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WHERE: Grant Cottage, 1000 Mount McGregor Road, Wilton WHEN: 1 p.m. Sunday (Normal cottage hours, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday) HOW MUCH: Presentation is free; tour costs $5 for adults and $4 for students and seniors MORE INFO: 584-4353, www.grantcottage.org Ulysses S. Grant, Civil War general and 18th president of the United States, lived at Joseph Drexel’s cottage on Mount McGregor for nearly six weeks in 1885. His presence there, however, still ...


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