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Philadelphia[edit | edit source]

The village of Philadelphia lies within the Town of Philadelphia in Jefferson County.

The village was settled by Quakers was originally called Elizabethtown, then Friends Settlement and also contained a area called Pogeland. Philadelphia incorporated as a village in 1872.

The village of Philadelphia is near Fort Drum, and on the Indian River.

Fire destroyed the historic Eagle Hotel (for pics go here) in ?, need more info.

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Also See[edit | edit source]

Jefferson County