Local History

Local History

Carnegie: Remembering Jacobson's featuring Bruce Allen Kopytek

06/23/2012 2:00 pm

Word Wise presents

Remembering Jacobson’s

featuring Bruce Allen Kopytek

If you enjoyed shopping at Jacobson’s or savored the exhilaration of receiving a gift in the silver box at Christmas, birthdays or other occasions, then you won’t want to miss this special tea. Bruce Allen Kopytek, author of Jacobson’s, I Miss It So, is coming to JDL on Saturday, June 23, at 2:00 p.m. for an afternoon tea, book talk and signing. The event will be held in the Carnegie’s Clare H. Sergeant Auditorium.

Carnegie: A to Z of Jackson History

05/04/2011 6:00 pm

Carnegie:  A to Z of Jackson History

Sue Weible, branch manager in Grass Lake and former librarian with the Jackson Citizen Patriot, will take you through Jackson's past, using early images of landmarks, inter-urban railroad and more.

 

Historic Pictures

Jackson District Library now has over 400 historic pictures on this website.

To view these really cool pictures:
Click on the Library Resources link, or the Genealogy link on the left hand side of the web page then click on “Browse the photo collection” or Browse the “gallery of photos” in the center column,

Beer Goggles

What's cooler than black and white pictures you may ask?
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