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Folder Janesville (WI)
Headline/Keyword "A New Arrival Looks at Janesville" by Chuck Sentenne and Harry Brossell (includes photos of Bob Soper, Parker Pen's "Path of Nations," Rock County Airport's administration building, St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Governor Gaylord Nelson and Bob Westfall at the opening of the first part of I-90, Kenneth Parker, Arrow Park, Tallman House with about 20 costumed docents standing on the porch, the memorial to the 92nd Tank Battalion, Elton Entress, Francis Flynn, George L. Hatch, Joseph Lustic, Jasper Webb, Mr. and Mrs. Ezra Benson, Robert Tracy, Arthur MacArthur, Alexander Wiley, an aerial view of the Chervrolet and Fisher Body plant, a GM assembly line, Pat Cleminson, Mr. and Mrs. George Davis, skiing in Riverside Park, Merchants and Savings Bank mosaic, a Janesville high school swimming pool, an aerial view of the MacArthur mink farm, and the "new Janesville Senior High School")
Date WISCONSIN TELEPHONE NEWS, Nov-Dec 1959, pp. 2-8.
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