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

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A walking path through the woods, with some people strolling on the pathway.

Map or Atlas

City Map of Janesville

Date: 1873 

Description: This map shows landownership and acreages, lot and block numbers, roads and railroads, marshes, schools, churches, mills, rural buildings, and quarries. Re...

Date: 1980-04-16 

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:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view through trees towards the Rock River, with a railroad bridge running across it in the distance. Beyond are factories and commercial...

Postcard

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.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1926 

Description: View across street towards the Honeysett Oil Co. Filling Station, which is a two-story brick building. A woman and two children are on the stoop of a house...

Date:  date unknown

Description: East facing view from the Upper Bridge, featuring the Beloit water tower in the distance.

Photograph

Open Farmland

Date:  date unknown

Description: Fields, cattle in a pasture, and farm buildings in the countryside, possibly near Avon, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Milton House Inn

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Milton House Inn. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Goodri...

Date: 1858 

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...

Photograph

Beloit Hospital

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Beloit Hospital from an intersection. There are people sitting on a second floor balcony in a building on the corner. A person is riding a bicy...

Photograph

Wilson Theater

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Wilson Theater. Standing on sidewalk from left to right are: Delia Berry Wilson, Orpha Wilson, Robert Paul Hollis, and Robert Henry Wilson...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Looking east down East Milwaukee Street. Commercial intersection in downtown, with pedestrians walking across the street over street-railroad tracks. The...

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:  date unknown

Description: Woman worker with her back turned to the camera standing in front of the Clintonville Four Wheel Drive factory.

Postcard

Grand Hotel

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Grand Hotel.

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...

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.

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