Wilton in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Grantís Last View of the Valley
the spot where
General U. S. Grant
had his last view
of the valley
July 20, 1885
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1847.
Location. 43° 12.026′ N, 73° 44.601′ W. Marker is in Wilton, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker can be reached from Mt. McGregor Road, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located at the overlook near the Visitor Center at Grantís Cottage State Historic Site. The cottage is on the grounds of the Mt. McGregor Correctional Facility. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gansevoort NY 12831, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grantís Last Trip to the Eastern Outlook (within shouting distance of this marker); The Hotel and Ulysses S. Grant at Mt. McGregor (within shouting distance of this marker); A Feat of Engineering (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ulysses S. Grant (about 600 feet away); Ulysses S. Grant Died (about 600 feet Grant Cottage (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Grant Cottage (approx. 1.4 miles away); a different marker also named Grant Cottage (approx. 1Ĺ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilton.
Also see . . .
1. Ulysses S. Grant. Wikipedia entry (Submitted on November 14, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
2. Ulysses S. Grant Cottage National Historic Landmark. Website homepage (Submitted on June 27, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 14, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 27, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 581 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 27, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.