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School days in Marysville
Contributed photo/Grant County Historical Museum
School days in Marysville

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Parading down Main Street, John Day, 1910
Parading down Main Street, John Day, 1910

School days in Fox, circa 1914
School days in Fox, circa 1914

All boys at Izee School
All boys at Izee School

Joseph Sewell, popular boxer
Joseph Sewell, popular boxer

Squints and Glances
Squints and Glances
Trio of Teen-age Fugitives Caught Following Sensational Jail Break
Teen fugitives broke out of Grant County Jail and went on quite a crime spree in 1944.
STATE OF OREGON QUESTIONS FOR EIGHTH GRADE DIPLOMAS 1931
Would you be able to pass this 1931 arithmetic test to get an eighth-grade diploma?
Monument – a north country ‘gem’
Monument – a north country ‘gem’

Scottish-American community was a thriving group
Scottish-American community was a thriving group

Squints and Glances
Squints and Glances
Strawberry – first school in the county
Strawberry – first school in the county

Long Creek School, 1890
Long Creek School, 1890

Squints and Glances
Squints and Glances
A look back at stories from the past.
Mooving down the streets of John Day
Mooving down the streets of John Day

Independence Day in Canyon City
Independence Day in Canyon City

Boxing draws a crowd in Mt. Vernon
Boxing draws a crowd in Mt. Vernon

Long Creek brings on the brass
Long Creek brings on the brass

Prairie City is ready for some football
Prairie City is ready for some football

Elks Lodge leaders in the spotlight
Elks Lodge leaders in the spotlight

Bridge bust
Bridge bust

Eye doc coming to visit
Eye doc coming to visit

Squints and Glances
A look back over news happening in Grant County over the past 100 years this week.
Safety in ‘new’ numbers
Safety in ‘new’ numbers

Miles and miles of wire
Miles and miles of wire