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General Grant National Memorial
122 Riverside Blvd, New York, NY 10069
Grant's Tomb, formally known as General Grant National Memorial, is the final resting place of Ulysses S. Grant (1822–1885), the 18th President of the United States, and his wife, Julia Dent Grant (1826–1902). Completed in 1897, the tomb is located in Riverside Park in the Morningside Heights neighborhood of Upper Manhattan in New York City, across Riverside Drive from the monumental Riverside Church. . . The visitor center is located about 100 yards to the west of the mausoleum and contains a bookstore, memorabilia, movie about Grant's life, and restrooms. -wkp.
U.S. Grant was a character in eight episodes of "The Wild Wild West," the 1960s TV show widely regarded as a forerunner of steampunk. He was also a character in the 1999 movie version.
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