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Description: Exterior view from dirt road of the First Presbyterian Church on Prospect Street.
Description: Exterior of a two-story condensed milk factory. Two men are driving horse-drawn wagons on the road on the left. Other men are under a roof covered loading...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Janesville airport during air races including airplanes in the air, the landing field, and airport structures.
Description: This map of Beloit shows existing platted streets or highways and proposed street right of way. The map reads: "I hereby certify that this is the official...
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...
Description: This map shows land ownership by name, local streets, railroads, parks, college grounds, schools, cemeteries, and part of Rock River. The upper left margin...
Description: View across lawn of First Congregational Church. The view is perhaps taken from a park, which has trees and benches in the foreground.
Description: A traveling salesman with Willson's Monarch Labs stands beside the horse-drawn wagon that took him on sales routes in rural Wisconsin. Willson manufactured...
Description: Drawing of the exterior of the Shopiere Flouring Mill. Several men, some in a horse-drawn wagon are in front of the building.
Description: Assembly line workers at the General Motors plant.
Date: 1891 ca.
Description: View from corner of storefronts. Horse-drawn vehicles and pedestrians are in the street. There is a water fountain with a cup in the foreground.
Description: Standard Oil Company constructed this brick super-service station in 1930 at 101 North Franklin Street. Its Spanish Colonial-style details include decorati...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: An auto-trailer, an early trailer manufactured by the Highway Trailer Company of Edgerton. The company began by manufacturing trailers designed for farmer...
Description: Harold W. Rucks, of Edgerton sits in a wheel chair while working at a table jig saw. Rucks, who had been severely crippled for 17 years with rheumatiod art...
Description: Aerial view of airplane races at the Janesville airport, including airplanes on the landing field, airport structures, cars parked around the airport, and...
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: 1910 ca.
Description: View of a residential street in Beloit.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the Samson nine-passenger automobile featuring a photograph of men and women seated in the car.
Description: View from across road of an automotive repair shop along a commercial street.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Looking northwest from the Methodist Episcopal Church, Main Street, with trolley track running down the center of the street.
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