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Dean's Barn

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The barn of W.A. Dean, built in 1844 and used as a stage barn in the stage coach days. The barn's foundation, silo, and milk room are newer.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Music recital room at the State School for the Blind with seven rows of seating, a piano and cello. Adorning the front wall is the Latin phrase "Lux Oritur...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: A homestead built in 1844, and hence a "century homestead" in Rock Prairie.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Trolley car driving along Grand Avenue, with people walking on the sidewalks next to storefronts.

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....

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Rock County Insane Asylum.

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Date: 1925 

Description: Exterior view from yard of the Johnstown Center Tavern. A dance hall extends the full length of the second-story.

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Beloit Hospital

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Beloit Hospital from an intersection. There are people sitting on a second floor balcony in a building on the corner. A person is riding a bicy...

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the buildings along Main Street.

Postcard

Downtown Beloit

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of downtown.

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

Natesta Cabin Site

Date: 1925-07-15 

Description: Natesta cabin site in Clinton.

Date: 1953 

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: 1930 

Description: Robert Romley uses a steel husker and shredder near a silo and barn on his farm.

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Al's Snack Shop

Date:  

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: 1920 ca.

Description: Front view of the Eager Free Public Library.

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Janesville House

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: A frame house once occupied by the family of Jenkin Lloyd Jones just before they moved to Chicago. His son, Richard Lloyd Jones was born in Janesville in...

Date: 1874 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Beloit, with insets of Beloit College, Beloit High School, and Memorial Hall.

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Natesta Farmhouse

Date: 1925-07-15 

Description: Natesta farmhouse and cabin site in Clinton.

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