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Photograph

Backyards

Date: 1980-12 

Description: Elevated view of backyards in a neighborhood looking over trees, a shed, and a fences. In the background are houses and a smokestack.

Date: 1950-06-09 ca.

Description: Three male members of the Disch family show off ribbons won for raising prize sheep.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: An interior view of the front parlor at 165 N. High Street.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of the post office.

Date: 1912 

Description: Street scene looking east from the corner of the Reeder's Hotel. Men stand near horses and wagons on the left near a sidewalk and storefronts. A small dog...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Arthur Pratt Warner, Wisconsin's first aviator, in front of the office of the Warner Instrument Company in Beloit. Warner, who held the patent for an autom...

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Description: Burdick homestead, which was originally made from logs.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.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Janesville from the School House.

Postcard

Y.M.C.A Building

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Description: The Y.M.C.A building in Janesville.

Photograph

Stone Barn

Date: 1925 

Description: A man enters the side door of the stone barn at the Stone Barn Tavern, three miles west of Milton.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the library.

Photograph

Electric Sign

Date:  

Description: An electric sign for "The Manor / 2 Blocks / Dining" towers over a long, one-story building.

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: This map shows a plat of the city, land ownership by name, wards by number, local streets, buildings, fair grounds, nurseries, and part of Rock River. The...

Date: 1909-07-17 

Description: Field trip to Emma Willard's home near Janesville by the 18th annual convention of the Loyal Temperance League of Wisconsin. The sign on one of the wagons...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Advertisement for the Samson nine-passenger automobile featuring a photograph of men and women seated in the car.

Date: 1947 

Description: The North Lima Presbyterian Church.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Beloit College Observatory.

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of Harriet Wheeler's house, built in 1884, at the corner of Chapin Street and Milwaukee Road.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Rock County Insane Asylum.

Photograph

The Lappin Block

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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