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Zimri A. Enos, son of one of Springfield's founders, Pascal Enos, documented the residents of Springfield and the location of their homes prior to the winter of 1830-1831. During the 1830-1831 winter, southern Illinois was covered by three feet of snow and experienced sub-zero temperatures for several weeks.

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