Rock River

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Rock River with the Northwestern Railroad Bridge in the foreground and Beloit in the background.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A house, probably one of the earliest in the area, located near Luther Valley. Adjoining property belonging to a family named Clausen (at the time of the p...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the Beloit College campus.

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...


Water Works

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard view of the water works, smokestack and water tower. People are lounging under the trees in front.


Description: Elevated view over a freight train of the Nutrena Feeds factory.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Wisconsin's First Aviator Historic Marker

Date: 1964-08-19 

Description: A number of Early Birds of Aviation acquaintances, men who flew solo prior to December 17, 1916, came together to honor A.P. Warner and the historical mark...

Date: 1925 

Description: An exterior view of Luther Valley Church.


Raising the Flags


Description: Two boys raise the United States and Wisconsin flags in front of their Rock County school.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two cottages at Burgy Mounds on Lake Koshkonong.


Union Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Union Depot.


Drive-In Theater


Description: Entrance to outdoor drive-in theater. The billboard reads: "Mid City Outdoor." There is a white picket fence blocking the driveway. In the background are l...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Birthplace of Carrie Jacobs Bond.


Ralph Warner House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Ralph Warner's backyard and house.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the Municipal hospital. Flowers and trees are on the lawn.


Vin Fiz Evidence

Date: 1953 

Description: Jesse Brabazon, pioneer aviator from Delavan, displaying fabric from the Vin Fiz, the airplane in which Calbraith P. Rodgers made the first transcon...


All Souls Church

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Formerly on the corner of Court and South Bluff Streets, the All Souls Church was later converted into a "flat building".


On the Stateline

Date: 1980-04 

Description: View across stateline road towards a wooden fence lining the road on the opposite side. A few trees and buildings can be seen over the fence.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Aerial view of airplane races at the Janesville airport, including airplanes on the landing field, airport structures, cars parked around the airport, and...

Date: 1969-10 

Description: A street map of Janesville showing the block numbers on each street. Other landmarks are labeled such as chain stores, parks, schools, manufacturing compa...

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