Grit Building 1891

Dietrick Lamade moved the GRIT Publishing Co. into a new building in 1891. The empty lot at the right of the building soon held another building space in the early 1900s as the company continued to expand.


GRIT's History Offers Perspective on Today's Magazine

Since the first edition in 1882, GRIT has grown as a regional newspaper and then to a national edition and finally to the full-color magazine it is today.

By Jean Teller, associate editor