Grant County

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Grant County is named for General Ulysses S Grant ( 1822-1885 ), the 18th president of the United States.


Created:  March 20, 1873

County Seat:

Ulysses  1888 – present


County Courthouse – Ulysses  


Location:  108 South Glenn Street / West Grant Avenue

Built:  1930 – 1931

Style:  Art Deco

Architect:  Smith and English of Hutchinson

Contractor:  J M Fuller of Winfield


Description:  The building faces west and is a three story buff colored brick and concrete structure. The building is rectangular. The west front has the entrance in the center with a wide staircase and stone trim above the entrance. The roof line is flat.



N – Kearny County

E – Haskell County

S – Stevens County

W – Stanton County











Photos taken 2007