Near this site
The National Grange of the Patrons of Husbandry
was organized on December 4, 1867 in the office of the
Superintendent of the Propagating Gardens
Department of Agriculture
The founders of the Grange were:
Oliver H. Kelley, John Trimble, Francis McDowell, William Saunders, John H. Thomson, William M. Ireland, Aaron B. Grosh, assisted by Caroline A. Hall.
This tablet erected by the National Grange, 1951