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City Hall

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior of City Hall.

Date: 1984 

Description: A reunion of former members of Hangar 13, an organization of Beloit boys that built and raced model airplanes during the 1930s.

Date: 1931-09-21 

Description: Tornado damage showing a broken, twisted tree laying on the ground and on the roof of a farmhouse. The roof and wall have been crushed.

Date: 1927 

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...

Postcard

Milwaukee Street

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Milwaukee Street with trolley and horse-drawn vehicles.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: This blue line print map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, some landownership, roads, and railroads. The map includes manuscript annotations of a...

Date: 1949-02-27 

Description: Aerial view of Beloit, Wisconsin.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A marker for the first log cabin built in the Janesville area, surrounded by several women. The cabin was built in 1835 by William Holmes, Joshua Holmes, J...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The home of Frances E. Willard.

Date: 1952-10-16 

Description: A worker uses a machine to cut metal strips for fountain pen nibs at the Parker Pen factory.

Photograph

Ralph Warner House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Garden with trees and a stone fence in the backyard of Ralph Warner's home.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Looking east down East Milwaukee Street. Commercial intersection in downtown, with pedestrians walking across the street over street-railroad tracks. The...

Photograph

Tallman House

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: View of the set table in the dining room with the fireplace, mirror and windows in the background.

Date: 1881 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Milton Junction.

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: 1853 

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....

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Description: View across small section of road (Huebbe Parkway?) towards a mowed field. A large power or telephone tower rises above a group of trees, and more towers a...

Date: 1880 

Description: Exterior view of the front of the Rock County Poor House. The three-story house is set on a hill with broken wood pieces in the foreground.

Photograph

Memorial Day March

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Small group of elderly men, two of them bearing, respectively, a U.S. Flag, and a banner, perhaps a company roster. This may be a group of Civil War vetera...

Date: 1950 ca.

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

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