US general and Republican politician
1865-1867 - Representative from Ohio.
Governor of Ohio 1868-1872, 1876-1877.
1877-1881 - He 19th president of US.
Withdrew last federal troops from South, effectively ending Reconstruction Era.
1878 - Vetoed Bland-Allison Act (nevertheless passed over Hayes' veto).
1st US president to have a presidential library (established 1912 in Fremont, Ohio).
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