Massaponax Church, Virginia. 'Council of War', General Ulysses S. Grant examines a map held by General George Gordon Meade, May 21, 1864 (Timothy O'Sullivan/ Library of Congress)

Massaponax Church, Virginia. ‘Council of War’, General Ulysses S. Grant examines a map held by General George Gordon Meade, May 21, 1864 (Timothy O’Sullivan/ Library of Congress)