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View Record Folder Headline/Keyword Date URL
1 White Buffalo Seeing the White Buffalo by Robert B. Pickering, Denver Museum of Natural History (book in circulating collection about Miracle, the White Buffalo, in Janesville, Wisconsin, on shelf at 299.7 PICKE) 1997 Copyright
2 Veterans Company M Member Killed in Action Richard Ellis son of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Ellis, Sharon Street, Pays extreme sacrifice in France. 06 Jun 1918 p.5
3 Veterans A Proclamation to the citizens of Janesville the National Congress has declared that a state of war exists between the United States and Germany (continues on ) by Jas. A. Fathers, Mayor. 07 Apr 1917
4 Veterans State of War Resolution signed by President; seize German ships interned in American Ports 06 Apr 1917
5 Parker, George Mr. Bostwick Sues Life Insurance Co. Claims agent misrepresented kind of policy Geo. S. Parker and Rev. Arthur H. Barrington are interested as Plaintiffs in the Action - will probably be tried at coming term of court. n.d.
6 Industries (Janesville) 'Building One' begins: SHINE breaks ground on prototype facility in Janesville (photo of SHINE CEO Greg Piefer and House Speaker Paul Ryan) 04 Aug 2017, 1A
7 Ryan, Paul 'Building One' begins: SHINE breaks ground on prototype facility in Janesville (photo of SHINE CEO Greg Piefer and House Speaker Paul Ryan) 04 Aug 2017, 1A
8 ECHO Groups: Proposed cuts in food program could shift burden: Cutbacks to SNAP would force Second Harvest to provide an additional 3 million meals 04 Aug 2017, 1A
9 Businesses (Janesville) Ryan, Perdue speak at Blain's Farm & Fleet event: Perdue seeks fewer farm regulations (photo of Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and Speaker Paul Ryan)(includes other Ryan comments) 04 Aug 2017, 3A
10 Ryan, Paul Ryan, Perdue speak at Blain's Farm & Fleet event: Perdue seeks fewer farm regulations (photo of Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and Speaker Paul Ryan)(includes other Ryan comments) 04 Aug 2017, 3A


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