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HISTORY: School days — in days gone by
Contributed photo/Grant County Historical Museum
HISTORY: School days — in days gone by
Students’ early education marked by tin pails, chalkboards and a tough trek.

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HISTORY: Can you name these historic items?
HISTORY: Can you name these historic items?

Trivia answers below

1. Butter mold from Greenhorn City, late 1800s, at the DeWitt Museum

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HISTORY: 1918 — Grant County men called to the Great War
HISTORY: 1918 — Grant County men called to the Great War
Draft expands as war drags on.
HISTORY: 1918 — Letters from the frontlines
HISTORY: 1918 — Letters from the frontlines
Local doughboys describe war conditions.
HISTORY: 1918 — Spanish influenza strikes fear in Grant County
HISTORY: 1918 — Spanish influenza strikes fear in Grant County
Deadliest natural disaster in human history.
HISTORY: 1918 — ‘Range war’ heats up
HISTORY: 1918 — ‘Range war’ heats up
Spring access denied by Forest Service
HISTORY: 1918 — Income taxes impact the common man
HISTORY: 1918 — Income taxes impact the common man
Demands of war necessitate more revenue.
HISTORY: 1918 — Chrome mining boosted by war
HISTORY: 1918 — Chrome mining boosted by war
Shipping costs posed a hurdle.