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Ulysses S. Grant

Address

403 4th St
Rapid City, SD  57701

44.080683, -103.223429

Eighteenth President of the United States

1869-1877

Location: Corner of 4th St. & Main St.

Sculptor: John Lopez

Facts:

  • He is considered to be one of the worst presidents in America’s history
  • A failed plot by some of Grant’s associates resulted in a financial panic on September 24, 1869, known as Black Friday causing his reputation to suffer
  • After leaving office, Grant and his family embarked on a two-year trip around the world