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Ulysses S. Grant
Ulysses S. Grant(19 Photos)
See pictures from the life and presidency of Ulysses S. Grant.
Rutherford B. Hayes
Rutherford B. Hayes(9 Photos)
See pictures from the life and presidency of Rutherford B. Hayes.
James Garfield(12 Photos)
See pictures from the life and presidency of James Garfield.
Benjamin Harrison(11 Photos)
See pictures from the life and presidency of Benjamin Harrison.
William McKinley(18 Photos)
See pictures from the life and presidency of William McKinley
William H. Taft
William H. Taft(13 Photos)
See pictures from the life and presidency of William H. Taft.
Warren G. Harding
Warren G. Harding(17 Photos)
See pictures from the life and presidency of Warren G. Harding.
The Underground Railroad
The Underground RailroadVideo Clip (2:57)
Video Clip (2:57)
Beginning in the 1830s, thousands of slaves used a series of secret routes and locations to flee northward to freedom.
Grant and Sherman Lead the Union
Grant and Sherman Lead the UnionVideo Clip (3:57)
Video Clip (3:57)
Two unlikely leaders, Ulysses S. Grant and William Tecumseh Sherman become the most essential Union commanders in the Civil War.
President Grant's Road to Success
President Grant's Road to SuccessVideo Clip (2:35)
Video Clip (2:35)
Ulysses S. Grant overcomes a lifetime of failures to lead the Union Army to victory in the Civil War.
Benjamin Harrison's Presidency
Benjamin Harrison's PresidencyVideo Clip (3:25)
Video Clip (3:25)
What did Americans think of their 23rd president, Benjamin Harrison? Find out how his hands-off approach to handling the Panic of 1893 turned public opinion against him.
James Garfield's Presidency
James Garfield's PresidencyVideo Clip (3:53)
Video Clip (3:53)
Watch the events unfold as President James Garfield's involvement in civil service reforms leads to his assassination.
Warren G. Harding's Presidency
Warren G. Harding's PresidencyVideo Clip (1:51)
Video Clip (1:51)
Why did so many people think Warren G. Harding wasn't fit to be president?
Ohio and the West
Ohio and the WestVideo Clip (3:07)
Video Clip (3:07)
Ohio was the first state to be carved out of the expanding western territories.
Place the State
Place the StateInteractive
State the Plate Game
State the Plate GameInteractive
Ultimate History Quiz
Ultimate History QuizInteractive
Black History Timeline
Black History TimelineInteractive
MonsterQuest: Ohio Grassman
MonsterQuest: Ohio GrassmanInteractive
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