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Bi-Annual Publications
JCHS members automatically receive emailed copies of both publications. Become a member today!

The JCHS Newsletter provides the latest operational updates for the historical society and the museum, including new exhibits, building repairs and maintenance, and special events.

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JCHS Newsletter

Fall 2022

In the Fall 2022 JCHS Newsletter: new exhibits such as the Wellman church bell, rural schools of Jefferson County, a working floor loom, and more; the historical society participates in Oskaloosa's Old Settler's Day parade (left); and the board prepares for the annual meeting and program.

Fall 2022

In the Fall 2022 Yesteryears: Miss Ruth Payne, "Oskaloosa's first girl flyer;" Doc Henry, early Oskaloosa dentist; Meriden's Sylvester Archer, Civil War Veteran and Buffalo Soldier; in memoriam of Frank Shrimplin, charter member and past president of the Jefferson County Genealogy Society. 

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Yesteryears provides an in-depth account of various historical stories, biographies, and events from Jefferson County's past. Each issue is brimming with history. You never know what you'll find!


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