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Milton Academy

Date: 1865 

Description: A drawing of Milton Academy.


Tallman House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the Lincoln Bedroom displaying the bed and chair.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Entrance to the Catholic Church.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior of St. Mary's Catholic Church.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Court House.

Date: 1926-06 

Description: View of climbing plants on trellises along the foundation and porch of a house.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the old High School building.


John M. Hoyt


Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Captain John M. Hoyt, Company K, 7th Wisconsin Infantry.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Burdick homestead, which was originally made from logs. Built in 1842, it was said to be the first house west of the Rock River.


Hilton Hotel

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: View of the Hilton Hotel with a stagecoach parked near the entrance.


Goodwin Block

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Colorized, exterior view from the street of the Goodwin block, featuring a hotel and a pharmacy. Several bicycles are parked at the curb.

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...


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: 1962 

Description: Exterior of themuseum, with the museum annex on the left.

Date: 1945-05-13 

Description: Frances Reneau with her son Thomas on her lap seated on a lawn on a residential street. Mrs. Reneau wears a corsage on her lapel and the toddler, Thomas, h...

Date: 1915 ca.

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


West Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of West Main Street, lined with trees.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of a street in a central business district. A streetcar is in the distance and horses and buggies are in the foreground.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Passenger Station in Janesville.


Description: Letterhead of the Natural Phosphate Company, with an illustration of the mechanical dryer plant and a roundel with an outline of the state of Wisconsin tha...

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