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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Main Street looking north.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of Union Depot.
Description: View of the Rock River with the Northwestern Railroad Bridge in the foreground and Beloit in the background.
Description: Elevated view over a freight train of the Nutrena Feeds factory.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Janesville from the High School building.
Description: View of the Rock River. Postcard text reads "Rock River, N.W. Ry. Bridge, and a glimpse of Beloit, Wis."
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: View across wooden platform of a brick high school on a hill surrounded by a fence. The school has a mansard roof and what appears to be a bell tower above...
Description: View from parking lot of cars parked in front of Al's Snack Shop. There are awnings over the entrances and two large windows with neon signs.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The main building of a country club.
Description: Colorized, elevated view of Berlin Shops. There are piles of lumber and freight cars in the foreground. A factory with a water tower is in the background....
Date: 1930 ca.
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: View of damaged farmhouse and group of people sitting and standing outdoors. The roof was blown off and windows were shattered. Four women stand in the yar...
Description: Exterior view of the Borden Condensery and grounds. Snow covers the ground. The right side of the building has two doors elevated above the driveway for a...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Pedestrians and automobiles downtown. A street-railroad track runs down the middle of the road.
Description: This map shows a plat of city, a numbering system, local streets, railroads, and part of the Rock River. The map is indexed by street name and reads: "Copy...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: View from the south with a railroad in the foreground, river in the middle distance, and Janesville in the background.
Description: Colorized view of a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood. A church is on the left corner. A horse and cart are parked next to the curb further d...
Description: An electric sign for "The Manor / 2 Blocks / Dining" towers over a long, one-story building.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Left side view of the locomotive engine no. 2872, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
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...
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