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Date: 1950-05-14 

Description: Portrait of Francis Garrity, Jefferson County district attorney and president of the Wisconsin District Attorneys Association. He is being urged to run for...

Photograph

View of Rock River

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a dam on Rock River. Commercial buildings are visible in the background.

Date: 1870 

Description: Although the first European settlement in Jefferson was in 1836, the Village of Jefferson was first incorporated as a city in 1878. Made eight years earlie...

Date: 1862 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Jefferson.

Photograph

Courthouse

Date:  date unknown

Description: An automobile parks along a road running past a courthouse. The building features stairs leading up to the front entrance, a clock tower topped by a cupol...

Postcard

Crawfish Bridge

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Description: View from Crawfish Bridge.

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Description: Memohead of the Banner Printing Company of Jefferson, Wisconsin, which printed "The Jefferson Banner" newspaper. On the left is a banner hanging from a pos...

Date: 1953-06-28 

Description: Samuel Cardinal Stritch of Chicago blessing the new chapel at Saint Coletta school for exceptional children in Jefferson.

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Description: Letterhead of the Jefferson County Clerk's office, with a three-quarter view of a building with a clock tower and people walking near the building. Printed...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: The Jefferson Prairie Marker, a monument marking the settlement of Jefferson Prairie in 1838. The text on the marker reads: Ole Knutson Nattestad, first No...

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Date: 2008 

Description: Located at 109 North Center Avenue, this service station was built by Sylvester "Sal" Spangler.

Photograph

Dam on Rock River

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: The dam on Rock River.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Milwaukee Street Bridge and the Chicago & Northwestern Railway Station.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of the Jefferson Public Library, a brick building with stairs leading to the entrance.

Photograph

View of Rock River

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Rock River featuring a shoreline across the river with several buildings (possibly industrial plants), two towers, and many trees.

Date: 1926-07-17 

Description: Lawn and foundation planting outside suburban house, including Colorado blue spruce.

Date: 1893 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Jefferson, looking north. Crayfish River at left and center, Rock River from upper center to bottom center, joins at left of center; thir...

Date: 1887 

Description: This map shows landownership, lot and block numbers, wards, cemeteries, and the high school. The map has been removed from Page¬ís Atlas of Jefferson County...

Magazine or Periodical

Jefferson Liberal Institute

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Cover of Billed-Magazin. featuring an engraved view of The Jefferson Liberal Institute.

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