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" He dismounted in the street, and came in through the front gate with long and rapid strides, his face beaming with delight. He seized General Grant's hand as the general stepped forward to greet him, and stood shaking it for some time... "
History of the Third Pennsylvania Cavalry, Sixtieth Regiment Pennsylvania ... - Page 489
by Pennsylvania Cavalry. 3d Regt., 1861-1865, United States. Army. Pennsylvania Cavalry Regiment, 3rd (1861-1865) - 1905 - 614 pages
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The Century, Volume 35

1888
...the general decided to prolong his stay until the President came up. Mr. Lincoln soon after arrived, accompanied by his little son " Tad," dismounted in...beaming with delight. He seized General Grant's hand as REFUGE IN CAI'ITOL SQUARE DURING THE CONFLAGRATION I'PON THE EVACUATION, APRIL 30, 1865. the general...
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Campaigning with Grant

Horace Porter - United States - 1897 - 546 pages
...ridden back to the railroad-station to meet him, and by his little son, " Tad," and Admiral Porter. He dismounted in the street, and came in through the...and congratulations with all the fervor of a heart which seemed overflowing with its fullness of joy. I doubt whether Mr. Lincoln ever experienced a happier...
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Conversations With Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln - History - 1961 - 448 pages
...taken over the residence of Thomas Wallace at No. 21 Market Street, where he awaited the President.] He seized General Grant's hand as the general stepped...forward to greet him, and stood shaking it for some tune, and pouring out his thanks and congratulations with all the fervor of a heart which seemed overflowing...
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LINCOLN'S LAST MONTHS

William C. Harris - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 303 pages
...aide-de-camp, recorded the meeting of the two Union leaders. The president "dismounted in the street, came in through the front gate with long and rapid...to greet him, and stood shaking it for some time, [while] pouring out his thanks and congratulations ... I doubt whether Mr. Lincoln ever experienced...
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Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

Doris Kearns Goodwin - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 944 pages
...the time he reached Grant, he had recovered himself. Grant's aide Horace Porter watched as Lincoln "dismounted in the street, and came in through the...to greet him, and stood shaking it for some time." Lincoln showed such elation that Porter doubted whether he had "ever experienced a happier moment in...
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General Ulysses S. Grant: The Soldier and the Man

Edward G. Longacre - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 338 pages
...successes.'"55 Late on April 3, the two men met at a house on Market Street. Lincoln seized Grant's hand and "stood shaking it for some time, and pouring out...and congratulations with all the fervor of a heart which seemed overflowing with its fullness of joy," Horace Porter noted. "I doubt whether Mr. Lincoln...
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