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Madison1861

"Spirit of 1861: History of the Sixth Indiana Regiment"

History of the 6th Indiana Regiment in the 3-months campaign in western Virginia. Full of humor and originality, depicting battles, skirmishes, forced marches, camp life, etc. Includes the names of every officer and private in the 6th Regiment.
Creator:  A. J. Graysson
Comb-bound, 26 pages, 81/2" x 11"                    Price: $8.00

GarberLetters

"The Civil War Letters of Colonel Michael C. Garber"

Letters written by the owner of the "Madison Courier" during his Civil War Service in the Quartermaster Corps.
Creator: Gordon D. Whitney & Vivian L. Shatley
Comb-bound, 57 pages, 81/2" x 11"                    Price: $11.00

MadisonStudy

"Madison, Indiana 1811 - 1860:
A Study in the Process of City Building"

The best source for early economic history of Madison and Jefferson County, Indiana.
Creator: Donald T. Zimmer, 2007 
Comb-bound, 127 pages, B&W Illus., 81/2" x 11"    Price: $13.00

SaidandDid

"They Said and Did in West Jefferson"

Compilation of the writing of local historian and Hanover College Professor.
Creator: Frank Baker
Comb-bound, 192 pages, 81/2" x 11"                       Price: $13.00

PioneerRR

"Pioneer Railroad of the Northwest:
A History of the Jeffersonville, Madison
and Indianapolis Railroad"

Invaluable for early railroad history.
Creator: Phil Anderson, 2005
Comb-bound, 69 pages, 81/2" x 11"                       Price: $11.00

MissDoot

"'Miss Doot' The Matriarch of Madison"

The life story of one of the early leaders in historic preservation who was also a dscendant of many early pioneer families.
Creator: Kirstie Kleopfer, 2004
Comb-bound, 37 pages, 81/2" x 11"                         Price: $11.00

Museum Store

JPG Echoes

"Echoes of the Jefferson Proving Ground"

Reprint of the important 1990 book about the creation and history of the Jefferson Proving Ground, an army munitions testing facility.
Creator: Sue Baker, 1990
Hardback, 140 pages, 61/2" x 91/4"                    Price: $24.00

Reminiscences

"Reminiscences and Reflections"

A new book about the Jefferson Proving Ground. An oral history of the dramatic contrast between Hoosiers and the War Department in Southern Indiana. This is the story of the families from Jefferson, Ripley and Jennings Counties and the establishment of the Jefferson Proving Ground.
Produced by JPG Heritage Partnership
Creator: JPG Heritage Partnership
Softback, 345 pages, 8" x 11"                         Price: $31.00

JPGDVD

"For Our Country:
The Story of the Jefferson Proving Ground"

DVD of the story of the Jefferson Proving Ground.
Creator: Historic Hoosier Hills
DVD                                                                           Price: $16.00

NeilsCreek

"'Minute Book of the Neil's Creek
Anti-slavery Society 1839 - 1845"

An important journal of one of Indiana's earliest abolitionist organizations which centered around the Neil's Creek Baptist Church in Jefferson County, IN.
Pruduced by: Jefferson County Historical Society
Comb-bound, 81/2" x 11"                                              Price: $8.00

MadisonMoviesDVD

"Madison in the Movies"

This DVD includes: Madison 1936-1938, with a new soundtrack featuring memories and musings of long-time Madison residents; bonus features, including an interactive 1938 city map, mny old Madison locations and how they appear now, a slide show of the narration sessions; the 1945 movie "TheTown".
Creator: The Cornerstone Society, 2006
DVD Deluxe Edition, 74 mins./15 mins. B&W        Price: $16.00

MadisonLongAgo

"Madison in the Long Ago"

1883 - 1885 Newspaper article series.
Creator: John R. Cravens
Comb-bound, 59 pages, 81/2"x11"                             Price: $6.00

ImagesMadisoon

"'Madison: Images of America Series"

A pictorial history of Madison, IN with over 220 historic photographs. This book focuses on the late 19th and early 20th centuries, a period of growth and change for this historic Ohio River town. Its 10 chapters explore the river town's history, its architecture and its people, spanning 100 years from the 1950's to the 1950's.
Creators: Ron Grimes and Jane Ammeson, 2006
Paperback, 128 pages, 61/2" x 91/4"                    Price: $23.00

PlatMap1854

"Plat Map 1854 of Madison and Vicinity"

One of a kind 1854 map of Madison and vicinity in Jefferson County. Location, footprints and identification of public buldings.
Creator: Hart and Mapother
Comb-bound, 26 pages, 17" x 11"                         Price: $11.00

PlatMap1878

"Land Ownership Plat Maps and Index for the Year 1978"

Plat maps for the year 1878 originally published by S. W. Briggs & Co. with maps of Jefferson County and Graham, Hanover, Lancaster, Madison, Milton, Monroe, Republican, Saluda, Shelby, Smyrna Townships, the City of Madison and historical information.
Creator: Vivian L. Shatley
Comb-bound, 34 pages, 17" x 11"                           Price: $16.00

PlatMap1900

"Land Ownership Plat Maps and Name Index for the Year 1900"

Plat maps for the year 1900 originally published by S. W. Briggs & Co. with maps of Jefferson County and Graham, Hanover, Lancaster, Madison, Milton, Monroe, Republican, Saluda, Shelby, Smyrna Townships, the City of Madison and historical information. A land owner name index is also included.
Creator: Vivian L. Shatley
Comb-bound, 13 pages, 17" x 11"                           Price: $16.00

PlatMap1927

"Land Ownership Plat Maps and Name Index for the Year 1927"

Organized by property owner's last name and shows the number of acres, towns, range, section and township. Includes the map and index.
Creator: Vivian L. Shatley
Comb-bound, 32 pages, 17" x 11"                            Price: $16.00

PlatMap1801-1846

"Land Ownership Plat Maps and Name Index for 1801 - 1846"

Organized by property owner's last name and shows the number of acres, towns, range, section and township. Includes the map and index.
Creator: William Ruesink
Comb-bound, 34 pages, 17" x 11"                               Price: $16.00