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Photograph

Tivoli Island

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Tivoli Island, situated in the Rock River. A bridge spans from the island to the river bank on the right. Published by Schempf's Postals.

Photograph

On the Roof

Date: 1908-02-22 

Description: Four children, dressed for cold weather, posing while sitting on the ridge of a roof. They are, from left: Frank Fargo, Florence Anderson, Dorothy Fargo an...

Photograph

Chapman Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of tree-lined Chapman Street. Houses are partially visible on the left and two carriages can be seen farther down the road.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of First Methodist Church, the third building.

Photograph

Mother's Room

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A highboy dresser, left, and its lowboy counterpart flank the large bay window in Louise Mears Fargo's bedroom. There is an electic wall sconce on either s...

Postcard

Ingleside Resort

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the Ingleside Resort on Lake Ripley. A porch and several hammocks are visible.

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: Pavilion in the park is on left, with a fence along the right.

Photograph

Octagon House

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Richards' Octagon House with a horse and carriage and various people posed in front of it.

Date: 1917-08 

Description: Colorized postcard of a rural scene. A dirt path winds through the forest and a pond or stream can be seen in the lower right corner. Text above reads, "A...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait with prop and painted backdrop of Edgar and Jennie Krueger, taken at Matthew Studio.

Photograph

High School

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the high school with several walkways leading up to it.

Postcard

Rock River

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View of Rock River and buildings on either side.

Historical Object

Album Page with Violets

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: An album page decorated with hand-painted yellow violets features interior and exterior photographic views of the Frank B. Fargo house. At top left, a phot...

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:  date unknown

Description: Front view of the Catholic Church. The building features a stairway leading to an arched entrance, a rose window, and a decorative steeple with a clock and...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A view of the Druggists National Home.

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Description: View from dirt road of teacher and students posed outside a clapboard schoolhouse with a front door gable roof and a bell tower. On the left side of the sc...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: One time location of Mary Hoffard house. View down dirt road, lined with houses, shops, and trees. A horse-drawn vehicle is going down the road.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: View of the Sullivan Condensed Milk Company with railroad tracks and a train in front of the factory building.

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