Grant County is named for General Ulysses S Grant ( 1822-1885 ), the 18th president of the United States.
Created: March 20, 1873
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