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General Grant's cabin, Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1901-1907

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Summary:General Grant's cabin, Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1901-1907. Originally part of the Civil War military headquarters in Petersburg, Virginia, General Grant's cabin was relocated in 1865. The cabin was reconstructed on its original site in 1983. Postmark date: August 14, 1905; Postcard number: 619; Message included.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Michigan
Place of origin – Settlement:Detroit
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Pennsylvania
Geographical subject – Settlement:Philadelphia
Geographical subject – District:Fairmount Park
Topical subjects:Parks
Military headquarters
Grant, Ulysses S., (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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