Small 6” x 8” photo album which belonged to the Ulysses Grant IV, whose name is written on the inside cover. There are seventeen photos in this album which dates from 1905 to 1907. Photos are from both Alaska and California, with identified places including Juneau, Sweet Water Dam, Aloha and one photo which appears to be taken on a train and is captioned “On the way to Portland, Mt. Shasta in the background, 1905.” This is an identified photo of Grant with his dog in the album, and other names mentioned include Isabel, Marie, Dudy and Mut. Photos are various sizes and all are identified. Several pages are unused, otherwise it is in good condition.
Ulysses S. Grant IV (May 23, 1893 - March 11, 1977) was the son of Ulysses S Grant, Jr. and the grandson of General of the Army and President of the United States, Ulysses S. Grant and United States Senator Jerome B. Chaffee of Colorado. He was an American geologist and paleontologist known for his work on the fossil mollusks of the California Pacific Coast.