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CSU Extension: Active in Jeffco for 100 years

The Jefferson County Agricultural Agent, K. A McCaskill, reported for the year November 15, 1919 to November 30, 1920 that “The county agent drove or travelled during the year 8780 miles (in a Ford) on 530 gallons of gas, or an average of 16.6 miles per gallon…The county agent travelled 437 miles by rail in 1920…received 363 telephone calls and called out an approximately half that number, 180.”

Photo credit: Colorado State University Agricultural and Natural Resources Archive






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