Hurstville Lime Kilns

Hurstville Lime Kilns

One of the earliest industries in Jackson County was the manufacture of white lime for the building industry.  The process started with local limestone and, after exposure to intense heat, ended with white, powdered lime…then an important ingredient in...
Jackson County Historical Society

Jackson County Historical Society

The Jackson County Historical Society is a non-profit corporation headquartered in Maquoketa, Iowa.  It’s permanent home is the Pearson Memorial Center on the Jackson County Fairgrounds.   The JCHS initiates and coordinates the restoration and maintenance of a...
Eagle’s Rest Antiques

Eagle’s Rest Antiques

Eagle’s Rest Antiques is a “Mom-and-Pop” antique shop with an eclectic variety of merchandise:  antiques, lanterns, Fenton, toys, fishing lures, Red Wing, records, books, linens, Frankoma, and collectibles of all sorts. There are reduced prices on...