Photographs & Postcards of Janesville (city)

Rock County, Wisconsin

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During the Civil War Wisconsin Electronic Reader*
14 photos from different views - 1898 (scroll down to Wisconsin--Janesville) Library of Congress*
Panoramic view (1911) -----
Bird's-eye view from school house (1915) -----
Bird's-eye view from court house; pub. by Kropp, Milwaukee; No. 6646 Laini Giles

Steamboat landing at 4th Avenue Bridge above the dam (1909)

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Downtown (1910s)

Steve Frevert
Beloit Boosters in Janesville (Abt. 1910) Marie Byatt

Milwaukee & Main streets (1914)

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West Milwaukee Street -----
West Milwaukee Street (1912) -----
Apollo Theatre and Milwauke Street Looking East -----
Milwaukee Street (Abt. 1970) -----

Main Street, looking north (1910s)

Steve Frevert
South Main Street (looking north from Court Street) -----
Fourth Avenue, bridge and dam -----
Rock County Court House, Park & Carnegie Library -----
Fountain in Rock County Court House Park -----
Fountain, Court House Park Laini Giles

Rock County Court House (Abt. 1910) -----
Rock County Court House (Abt. 1911) -----
Rock County Court House (Abt. 1912) -----

City Hall (1911)

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Post Office (Abt. 1910) -----

Post Office (1920)

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Memorial Hall & Public Library (1907)

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West side fire station (1910)

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Armory (1943)

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Y.M.C.A. building; postcard by Raphael Tuck & Sons, art publishers to their majesties the King and Queen; Pub. by Smith Drug Co., Janesville; Series 2115 (Janesville, Wis.) (1906)  

Y.M.C.A. building (1914)  
Francis E. Willard School (date unknown) -----
Rock River business district (No. 2) Laini Giles
Beet Sugar Factory -----
Beet Sugar Factory (1909) -----
Janesville Machine Co. advertising postcard (front & back) (1889) -----
Elmer's Cafe at 415 West Milwaukee Street (1950s) Steve Frevert
Birthplace of Carrie Jacobs Bond, author of "I Love You Truly" (1941) -----

Riverside & Great Northern Light Railway, Riverside Park (1950s)

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Cascade in Riverside Park -----
Shuffle Board Courts, Riverside Park -----

Yost Park

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Sinnissippi Golf Links (1910) -----
Fountain, Corn Exchange Square (No. 3724) Laini Giles
"... best place I ever ran into!" -----
"Giant" blueberries -----

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