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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: 1953 

Description: This map of Beloit shows existing platted streets or highways and proposed street right of way. The map reads: "I hereby certify that this is the official...

Photograph

Family Driving

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: George S. Parker and family seated in their car, one of the first automobiles in Janesville. Behind them is a couple in another car.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Court House.

Date: 1956 

Description: View of dining room table with fireplace and mirror in background.

Date: 1925 

Description: An exterior view of Luther Valley Church.

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the Beloit Public Library. The reverse of the image has a note: "1903, Carnegie bldg, cost $25,000 - Patton + Miller, Chicago, Arch."

Photograph

Milton College

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of the Milton College campus.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the dam and power plant over the river, with smokestacks in the background.

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...

Map or Atlas

City Map of Janesville

Date: 1873 

Description: This map shows landownership and acreages, lot and block numbers, roads and railroads, marshes, schools, churches, mills, rural buildings, and quarries. Re...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Entrance to the Catholic Church.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Rock River, with a large smokestack and water tower on the left. Richard Lloyd Jones was born in Janesville in 1873 and lived there u...

Photograph

Tallman House

Date: 1955 

Description: View of the Tallman House looking toward the front entrance.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The home of S.C. Chambers.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Court House Park from Court Street looking southeast. The Civil War monument can be seen near the center, behind is the old courthouse which was replaced...

Date: 1952-05-16 

Description: Judge Chester R. Christensen, Rock County Judge, speaking at the dedication ceremony of the Jefferson Prairie Settlement historical marker. Seated behind h...

Photograph

Pioneer Drug Store

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: People stand outside the entrance to the Pioneer Drug and Economy Store.

Postcard

Grand Hotel

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Grand Hotel.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: This map shows a plat of the town, land owners by name, local streets, railroads, churches, and part of the Rock River. The map is also indexed by church d...

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