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Description: The bridge across Rock River.

Photograph

Stoppenbach House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Stoppenbach residence at 244 E. Racine Street.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Jefferson.

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: 1949-01-22 

Description: Aerial photograph of the city of Jefferson.

Date: 1962-07-21 ca.

Description: View of an electric utility station juxtaposed against commercial buildings.

Postcard

Rock River Dam

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: The Rock River Dam with the Woolen Mills building in the background.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Jefferson public High School.

Date: 2008 

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of Forest Lawn Sanatorium taken from across the lawn. The brick building features rectangular windows and an entrance with stairs leading up to...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A sectional view of Jefferson with numerous churches, businesses and residential homes.

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1887 

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a man, woman, and child boating on the Rock River. A church spire and factory buildings are visible on the opposite shore. Published by Bachmann...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A bridge in Jefferson popularly called "The Little Red Bridge".

Date: 1959-06 

Description: This blue line print map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, fair grounds, schools, court house, parks, and the street numbering system. The Crawfi...

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Photograph

The Jefferson House

Date: 1962-07-21 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Jefferson House, in business as a hotel since 1837. Several advertisements are posted on the hotel, along with a poster portrait of th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Jefferson House stands on the corner of a commercial block and features a first floor porch, second floor balcony, and an American flag flying from the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A wood bridge spans Crawfish River. The shores are lined with foliage, power lines, and several buildings.

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