U.S. "Buck" Grant Jr.'s tomb at Greenwood Memorial Park. When U.S. and America Grant returned to San Diego for good in 1925, after six years traveling around the world, they moved into the U.S. Grant Hotel.

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San Diego's least-remembered great man – U.S. Grant Jr.

Second son and namesake of the warrior president U. S. Grant.

Buck Grant was a man of substantial means in 1893 (thanks, in large part, to that $1 million dowry from his senator father-in-law). He bought a 25-room mansion at Eighth Avenue and Ash Street.


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