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Date: 1904 ca.

Description: West Milwaukee Street. Text on the postcard reads "Dear Tillie Love from Anna E.B."

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Whitford Memorial Hall, in which is housed the library of Milton College, including many books on biology and evolution.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The railroad bridge over the Rock River.

Photograph

Elizah Hudson

Date:  

Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of Corporal Elizah Hudson, Company K, 13th Wisconsin Infantry.

Photograph

John F. Harker

Date:  

Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of John F. Harker, Company K, 13th Wisconsin Infantry.

Photograph

Milton Academy

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: In 1844 Joseph Goodrich founded Milton Academy and built the first gravel and mortar building in the town. (Note that the Milton House is often called the...

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. The library opened in 1903 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie at $30,000 and Eldred at $10,000. The reverse...

Date: 1919 

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:  date unknown

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....

Map or Atlas

Milton, Wisconsin

Date: 1870 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Milton.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the Beloit College campus.

Photograph

Milton House Cabin

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Goodrich and turned into an...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Rural Rock County students boarding a bus for the Janesville consolidated schools.

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...

Photograph

Open Farmland

Date:  date unknown

Description: Fields, cattle in a pasture, and farm buildings in the countryside, possibly near Avon, Wisconsin.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Stereograph of the Rock County Court House.

Photograph

Charles C. Stone

Date:  

Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Charles C. Stone of Decatur, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 1...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: The Janesville City Hospital.

Date: 1973 

Description: This map is a photocopy of the original plat of Beloit from 1838. The map shows labeled roads, lots, and rivers.

Date: 1885 

Description: Partial removal of railroad bridge over Rock River. A train is on a section not being removed in order to transport men and materials.

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