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Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Union veterans, some holding a banner reading "Iron Brigade," marching on a downtown street in a parade during a state encampment.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Fourth Avenue bridge above the dam.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: Formerly on the corner of Court and South Bluff Streets, the All Souls Church was later converted into a "flat building".
Date: date unknown
Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul depot.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: The residence of Carrie Jacobs Bond. On the postcard the text reads: "Where she wrote 'I Love You Truly.'" There is a plaque on a stone in the front lawn.
Description: Christ Church, an Episcopal church on Court Street, torn down about 1935 to build a new church.
Description: Assembly line workers at the General Motors plant.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of City Hall.
Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Passenger Station in Janesville.
Description: Elevated view of backyards in a neighborhood looking over trees, a shed, and a fences. In the background are houses and a smokestack.
Description: Republican presidential candidate Richard M. Nixon speaks at an outdoor event. There is an airplane in the background. Patricia Nixon is shown seated behin...
Description: Panoramic view of Samson Tractor Factory with employees in front of building.
Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of the Frances Willard School with an American flag near the front door.
Description: Employees of the General Motors plant in head to work.
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: The Lappin block, Ed. Carpenter, proprietor. Businesses on this block include: Bort, Baily & Co., Dry Goods and Carpets; A.F. Hall & Co., "The Reliable Jew...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Exterior view of an unidentified residence.
Description: View across street of City Hospital.
Description: Milwaukee Street looking east in Janesville
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The State Institute for the Blind. A school free for blind children of Wisconsin and attended by Louisa May Alcott.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Janesville from the School House.
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