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Date: 1919 ca.
Description: French Second Empire style, C. Loftus Martin House, 327 Milton Ave., built ca. 1868. Richard Lloyd Jones was born in Janesville in 1873 and lived there unt...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. There is large librarian's desk, with a bust of Abraham Lincoln to the right. Behind the desk are two colum...
Description: A frame house with a retaining wall. The house was once occupied by the family of Jenkin Lloyd Jones just before they moved to Chicago. His son, Richard Ll...
Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. Among the room are reading tables, bentwood chairs, light fixtures hanging from the tall ceiling, and two c...
Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Barlass barn in Rock Prairie, built in 1861, thought to be the largest stone barn remaining in Wisconsin. The stone for this barn was hauled from Carver's...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Wagon bridge and dam on the Rock River at Monteray.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: A color postcard depicting what was then the "new" Chicago, Northwestern Railroad Yard.
Description: Memohead of the Rock River Cotton Company, with an elevated three-quarter view of the company building on the left, and a branch of the cotton plant with b...
Description: Letterhead of Harry Garbutt of Janesville, Wisconsin, a wholesale lumber representative for the Daniel Shaw Lumber Company, with a box listing the types of...
Description: Court House Park from Court Street looking southeast. The Civil War monument can be seen near the center, behind is the old courthouse which was replaced...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: The Institution for the Education of the Blind where Louisa May Alcott attended school. Writing on the photo reads "Institution for the Education of the Bl...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Sleeping quarters at the State School for the Blind, with four single beds, a dresser, a chair, and a table.
Description: Advertisement for the Townsend Oil Tractor featuring an illustration of a man using a telescope to watch another man rake in a pile of money. The headline...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Frances Willard School house built in 1853.
Description: Group of people outdoors at an event at Frances Willard School.
Description: Pedestrians in shopping district. Cars are parked and a streetcar is coming down the street.
Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Passenger Station in Janesville.
Description: View of parlor with chairs, fireplaces and other textiles.
Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. There are several display cases filled with taxidermy, including a pelican, and coral. There is a deer head...
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