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Description: Tornado damage showing a broken, twisted tree laying on the ground and on the roof of a farmhouse. The roof and wall have been crushed.
Description: View from road of storm damage to a farm. The barn roof has blown off. Men are working on the roof, which has exposed roof timbers. In the foreground are t...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: A homestead built in 1844, and hence a "century homestead" in Rock Prairie.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: View from the cupola of the old Jefferson School. The large building in the upper left is the Hyatt House, which burned in 1867.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of downtown Beloit.
Description: This 1858 map of Rock County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, railroads, roads, property owners and res...
Description: View of the industrial area along the Rock River.
Description: A sign prominently displays "OPEN THANKSGIVING DAI" in the top left corner of the frame. Across Third Street behind the sign is the 88 Tavern. Down Portlan...
Description: Barlass barn in Rock Prairie, built in 1861, thought to be the largest stone barn remaining in Wisconsin. The stone for this barn was hauled from Carver's...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: The Janesville City Hospital.
Date: date unknown
Description: Image of the river and bridge with Janesville in the background.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Milton Junction.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The fountain in Court House Park.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The main building of a country club.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: View of the Lincoln Bedroom displaying the bed and chair.
Description: Colorized view of a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood. A church is on the left corner. A horse and cart are parked next to the curb further d...
Description: View from across street of a rectangular dilapidated building featuring arched windows. A billboard for H. Dan Wright Insurance is under the fire escape.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A memorial for Civil War soldiers and sailors.
Description: Front entrance to Child High School.
Description: Locomotive engine #8240 of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
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