Portrait of General and President Ulysses S. Grant Writing his Memoirs - June 27th, 1885
Grant writes his memoires in 1885 within weeks of his death from throat cancer. Mark Twain published Grants writings and was able to give Mrs. Grant the largest royalty check in history.

 Portrait of General and President Ulysses S. Grant Writing his Memoirs - June 27th, 1885

Grant writes his memoires in 1885 within weeks of his death from throat cancer. Mark Twain published Grants writings and was able to give Mrs. Grant the largest royalty check in history.