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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The Bond historical site marker, marking the home where Carrie Jacobs Bond wrote "I Love You Truly."
Description: Right side view of the engine no. 1277, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
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.
Description: View across lawn of a commercial block, including the Farmers Merchants Bank, general store, and meat market. Horses and wagons, and an automobile are park...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The main building of a country club.
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.
Description: View of the Turtle Creek Bridge.
Description: View of the Beta House on the Beloit College campus.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the buildings along Main Street.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view from dirt road of the First Presbyterian Church on Prospect Street.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: A frame house with a retaining wall. The house was once occupied by the family of Jenkin Lloyd Jones just before they moved to Chicago. His son, Richard Ll...
Description: View from across street of a rectangular dilapidated building featuring arched windows. A billboard for H. Dan Wright Insurance is under the fire escape.
Description: Small house with screened-in porch. In the foreground is a fenced-in garden surrounding a telephone pole.
Description: Elevated view over a freight train of the Nutrena Feeds factory.
Description: Exterior view of the Janesville Public Library.
Description: Wagon bridge and dam on the Rock River at Monteray.
Description: House of Edward D. Eaton, the President of Beloit College.
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: 1920 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Street.
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: The Lappin block, Ed. Carpenter, proprietor. Businesses on this block include: Bort, Baily & Co., Dry Goods and Carpets; A.F. Hall & Co., "The Reliable Jew...
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