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Ceres Grange, Patron of Husbandry, No. 1, Colorado


AddressEverett School or Prospect Ave., Wheat Ridge
QuadArvada, 1965 (1980)
SectionS23, T3S, R69W
Elevation5440
SourceHistorical Committee, "History of Pioneer Wheat Ridge," pp. 14-17.
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Initialdate1993-10-19 00:00:00-06
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Latestdate1995-04-26 00:00:00-06
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HistoryThis grange was the first one organized in Colorado. They met in the school house. The present location would be identified as 7101 West 38th Avenue. The grange was named for the mythical Greek Goddess of Grain, Ceres. Most appropriate for Wheat Ridge.
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