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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: The Janesville City Hospital.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the Rock County Court House.
Description: Looking northwest from the Methodist Episcopal Church, Main Street, with trolley track running down the center of the street.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Jefferson School, built on the site of the first cemetery in Janesville.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: View from the cupola of the old Jefferson School. The large building in the upper left is the Hyatt House, which burned in 1867.
Description: Milwaukee Street looking west with small dog in foreground.
Description: Map covers area between the cities of Janesville and Kenosha in Rock, Walworth, and Kenosha counties for railroad routes. Lakes and counties are labelled....
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: An interior view of the front parlor at 165 N. High Street.
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: The Kimball and Lowell Hardware Store located on the corner of Franklin and Milwaukee Streets.
Description: Atlas map of Janesville township.
Description: Sleeping quarters at the State School for the Blind, with four single beds, a dresser, a chair, and a table.
Description: Elevated view over river of Dodge Street in Janesville looking west.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Janesville from the High School building.
Description: Students and adults of the State School for the Blind pose for a group portrait in front of the building.
Description: Elevated view looking down Court Street in Janesville toward the west.
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Corporal Chris Early, Company K, 13th Wisconsin Infantry. Died on May 18, 1865 of a disease.
Description: Elevated view of the Janesville Countryside.
Description: This map shows landownership and acreages, lot and block numbers, roads and railroads, marshes, schools, churches, mills, rural buildings, and quarries. Re...
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