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January 12, 2018

Father Kelley, the Ag Ed Promoter. . .

Oliver Hudson Kelley, himself had no formal training in Agriculture, indeed, there was no formal agricultural education when Kelley was a student. Instead, Kelley taught himself the art and business of farming through reading and e...

January 5, 2018

Father. . .& Mother Kelley. . .

Perhaps Oliver Hudson Kelley's biggest champion, his second wife, Temperance Baldwin Lane might also be the most ignored character in his story. Born in Boston two years before Oliver, Temperance was a school teacher in frontier Minneso...

January 1, 2018

Happy New Year. . . or Independence Day, Father Kelley!
Young Oliver Kelley and his new bride, Lucy Earle arrived in St. Paul just before Independence Day, 1849. The two were an immediate social hit, joining the frontier log-and-mud capitol's New England elite. 18 year...

December 30, 2017

Hello Grangers and friends! Join Grange Living on Facebook with the Oliver Hudson Kelley Grange every day during January for a virtual celebration of the man who founded the Grange, Oliver Hudson Kelley! Like our posts, encourage friends and Fellow Grangers to like our...