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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the company buildings and residential area, with view of skyline.
Description: View over plowed field, with a telephone pole in the middle distance. Farm buildings are on the hill in the background.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of a residential street in Beloit.
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...
Description: Former Harrison OK Used Car lot, Center Avenue (US Highway 51).
Description: View from shore of a group of men posing on a dock at Burgy Mounds on Lake Koshkonong. Boats are tied to the dock. There are a number of people in boats fa...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Burdick homestead, which was originally made from logs. Built in 1842, it was said to be the first house west of the Rock River.
Description: View of Tallman House from street.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A marker for the first log cabin built in the Janesville area, surrounded by several women. The cabin was built in 1835 by William Holmes, Joshua Holmes, J...
Description: This map includes a street index and shows municipal golf course, parks, schools, cemeteries, Janesville County Club, and industrial sites. The back of the...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Rock River with the Northwestern Railroad Bridge in the foreground and Beloit in the background.
Description: Industrial building, located at North Main Street at Pease Court.
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...
Description: Burial site of Gjermund Hansen (1786-1840), said to be the first Norwegian immigrant buried in Wisconsin.
Description: Exterior of the post office.
Date: 1900 after
Description: This map includes an index of streets and schools and shows parks, schools and public lands, and industrial sites.
Description: The North Lima Presbyterian Church.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: View of the second parlor in the Tallman House.
Description: View across felled trees towards two women standing near the porch of a damaged brick house.
Description: View of the Rock River. Postcard text reads "Rock River, N.W. Ry. Bridge, and a glimpse of Beloit, Wis."
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