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Postcard

Railroad Yard

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A color postcard depicting what was then the "new" Chicago, Northwestern Railroad Yard.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the old Beloit Public Library. There is a bicycle lying on the lawn near the front entrance.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the company buildings and residential area, with view of skyline.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: A homestead built in 1844, and hence a "century homestead" in Rock Prairie.

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: Grace May Hall, as a five-year-old circus child, with a large show python coiled at her feet and a smaller show snake around her neck.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of an elevated view of the Round Bridge, part of the C.M. and St. Paul RR. A factory and dam are in the background and dwellings are on...

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Twenty-one members of the Gullik K. Springen family, and one dog, in a farmyard with carriage, two-story stone house, wood barn and stone barn in the backg...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Sleeping quarters at the State School for the Blind, with four single beds, a dresser, a chair, and a table.

Date: 1912 

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Beulah Irene Miller (1888-1958) and Charles Buy Thomas (1879-1925), a dairy farmer, posing in...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the First Congregational Church on a tree-lined street.

Postcard

Golf Club House

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Golf Club House in Janesville.

Postcard

Jackson Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Residential view of Jackson Street.

Date: 1933-07-19 

Description: Front entrance to Ralph Warner's "The House Next Door," aka the Lovejoy-Duncan House, 11219 N. Webster Street, surrounded by vegetation.

Date: 1980-09 

Description: Backyard of a house with a swing set and slide shaded by trees.

Date: 1956 

Description: The First Lutheran Church on the corner of Randall and Milwaukee Streets.

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of Harriet Wheeler's house, built in 1884, at the corner of Chapin Street and Milwaukee Road.

Photograph

Court Street

Date: 1870 ca.

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

Date: 1902 

Description: A traveling medicine wagon with saleswomen and vendor selling Westmore's Hair Tonic.

Postcard

High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the high school, with an arched entrance and windows.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Emerson Hall, with trees and the lawn in foreground.

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