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M.E. Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Gothic arches are over the doors and windows.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Hotel Myers, in downtown Janesville. Richard Lloyd Jones was born in Janesville in 1873 and lived there until his father, Rev. Jenkin Lloyd Jones moved th...

Photograph

Memorial Day March

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Small group of elderly men, two of them bearing, respectively, a U.S. Flag, and a banner, perhaps a company roster. This may be a group of Civil War vetera...

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Description: Faribands, Morse & Co. Building, with power lines in the background.

Photograph

Steel Shredder

Date: 1930 

Description: Men use a Farmall tractor and a steel husker-shredder(?) on the farm of Robert Rawley.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the Second Congregational Church.

Photograph

Fulton Street

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: View from corner of storefronts. Horse-drawn vehicles and pedestrians are in the street. There is a water fountain with a cup in the foreground.

Date: 1931-09-21 

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: 1962 

Description: View of a car in the barn at the Bartlett Memorial Historical Museum.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Street scene with pedestrians near Milwaukee Street bridge. The Hotel Myers is in the background. The Lappin-Hayes Block is seen to the right of the Myer...

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Grand Hotel

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Grand Hotel.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Colorized view of a textile factory with large windows and a loading dock on the side.

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Court Street

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Elevated view looking down Court Street in Janesville toward the west.

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College Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of entrance to White Park from the intersection of College Street and Bushnell Street, which are unpaved. A young girl stands under the archway entran...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the iron works and river. There is another factory on the opposite side of the river behind the trees on the right.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized view looking down street in the central business district. Streetcar tracks run down the center of the street, and horse-drawn vehicles are on th...

Postcard

Post Office

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the Post Office. A traffic light is on the corner and cars are parked along the curb.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View down Main Street. A group of women are looking in store windows on the right.

Postcard

High School

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard of the exterior view of a high school. Students are sitting on the front steps.

Date: 1931-09-21 

Description: View of damaged farmhouse and group of people sitting and standing outdoors. The roof was blown off and windows were shattered. Four women stand in the yar...

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