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Post Office

Date:  

Description: Exterior of the Post Office.

Postcard

Railroad Yard

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A color postcard depicting what was then the "new" Chicago, Northwestern Railroad Yard.

Photograph

Public School

Date:  date unknown

Description: The exterior of the public school. The building features two entrances and a bell tower.

Postcard

Rock River

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Rock River. Postcard text reads "Rock River, N.W. Ry. Bridge, and a glimpse of Beloit, Wis."

Photograph

City Hall

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of City Hall.

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...

Postcard

C. & N.W. Depot

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: An elevated view of a train depot surrounded by a central business district. Horses and wagons are in the street in the foreground.

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...

Photograph

Skavlem Monument

Date: 1925 

Description: The dedication ceremony of the Skavlem Monument, lead by Rev. Gustav Stearns. The monument was dedicated to the "oldest Norwegian immigrant", born 1760, di...

Print

Samuel Bell

Date: 1908 

Description: Samuel Bell, M.D. (1841-1913) of Beloit, Wisconsin.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard of the Chicago & Northwestern Railway Depot at Beloit.

Date: 1958-10-31 

Description: View of one of the 14 stations-of-the-cross glass mosaic panels recently installed at St Patrick's Catholic Church in Janesville. In this panel, Christ is...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The K. Doxstad family is posed in their yard around a table covered with heavy books. A baby carriage is on the left and an older woman with her knitting i...

Photograph

Milwaukee Street

Date:  

Description: Milwaukee Street looking east in Janesville

Photograph

Residential Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of a residential street in Beloit.

Date: 1925 

Description: A worn, painted wooden sign reads: "Temperance House by J. Child 1852." It was "at Lima Center, the first house south of the cemetery on the main road bet...

Photograph

Fulton Street

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: View from corner of storefronts. Horse-drawn vehicles and pedestrians are in the street. There is a water fountain with a cup in the foreground.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Exterior view in winter of the Wisconsin School for the Blind. In the foreground is a gateway and fence.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view from dirt road of the First Presbyterian Church on Prospect Street.

Photograph

Public Bathroom

Date:  

Description: A path leads up to large multi-stall outhouse or public bathroom, which stands alone in a grassy field in front of some trees.

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