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  • Wirick Simmons House
    Wirick Simmons House
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  • Perkins Opera
    Perkins Opera
    by Basaic
  • Jefferson County Court House
    Jefferson County Court House
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    confederate war memorial

    by doug48 Updated Aug 17, 2008

    pictured is the confedrate civil war memorial. erected in 1888 it is located next to the jefferson county courthouse. an obelisk with a draped flag is a commom civil war memorial motif in the south.

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    wirick-simmons house

    by doug48 Written Oct 28, 2007

    the wirick-simmons house is a 1830's greek revival building located in the monticello historic district. the wirick-simmons house was built for adam wirick a methodist circuit rider. the wirick-simmons house is believed to be the oldest building in monticello.

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    perkins opera house

    by doug48 Written Oct 28, 2007

    the perkins opera house was built in 1890 in the romanesque revival style. today the opera house still hosts theatrical performances.

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