MAILING ADDRESS: Rock County Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 936, Janesville, WI 53547-0936
LOCATION: The RCGS library and office are located at 933 Mineral Point Ave. (the corner of N. Jackson St. and Mineral Point Ave.) in the Wilson King Stone House building adjacent to the Tallman House Restoration in Janesville, Wisconsin.
HOURS: The RCGS library and RCHS archive are open to the public from 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. Wednesdays & Thursdays and Noon to 3 P.M. Fridays. Contact us by phone to confirm we will be open on a particular day or to request special accommodation.
EMAIL: The RCGS webmaster can forward your email questions or requests to the Society Librarian, our staff of researchers, the Society newsletter editor or others.
PHONE NUMBERS: RCGS library at 608-752-5891.
Stories and Artifacts From An Early Farmhouse
Location: Meet at Helen Jeffris Woods Museum Gallery Room, 426 N. Jackson Street, in Janesville, WI which is two doors south of the Lincoln Tallman Restorations. (Click for map & directions). There is handicapped parking in the rear of the building with additional parking at the Charles Tallman House, 430 North Jackson Street, or across Mineral Point Avenue at the Mercy enclosed parking ramp. There is no charge for parking in the
Mercy parking ramp.
Cost and Invitation: Free and Open to the Public.
Program Speaker: Fred Brown is an antiquer, family historian, master electrician and volunteer who has given many hours to the restoration of the Charles Tallman House which will become the home of the RCGS Library and RCHS Archives upon completion later this year.
Fred Browm will speak about his experiences exploring a farmhouse in Kenosha County and share stories and some of the many artifacts he discovered in the farmhouse. The property has been in the family since the early 1800's.