Gen. U.S. Grant and Family at Mt. McGregor, [Saratoga Springs] N.Y. June 19, 1885 [Cabinet Photograph].
U.S. Grant at the end of his life, with his family
Taken less then a month before Grant’s death, this cabinet card shows former president Ulysses S. Grant, seated on porch at center. he is surrounded by family members (left to right) Ulysses, Jr., Julia, Ellen (Nellie), Frederick, and Jesse. Grant’s grandchildren are seated on the steps. The grey in Grant’s beard can be clearly seen in the image.
Description: Gen. U.S. Grant and Family at Mt. McGregor, [Saratoga Springs] N.Y. June 19, 1885 [Cabinet Photograph].
[New York. 1885.] Cabinet Photograph. No publisher or photographer identified. Some surface soil to margins, else very good.