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Catalog Number 11940-1-(52)
Title Program from the funeral of Ulysses S. Grant, US Grant Memorial
Object Name Program
Description Program for the funeral of Ulysses S. Grant. The front has a drawing of Grant (head and bust) surrounded by olive branches, and the words, "In Memorium Requiescat in pace". The inside details that his remains will arrive in Albany on Tuesday August 4, 1882. There will then be a march from City Hall to his internment at Riverside Park. The order of the march is also detailed, from mounted police to specific officials. The program is on tan paper with dark brown print.
Date 1885
Year Range from 1885
Culture African-American
Material paper, ink
Used USA: New York, Albany
Height (in) 5.5
Width (in) 4.25
People Grant, Ulysses S., 1822-1885
Credit line Alyce McWilliams Hall, Los Angeles, California
Collection Hall, Alyce McWilliams