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Description: Map covers area between the cities of Janesville and Kenosha in Rock, Walworth, and Kenosha counties for railroad routes. Lakes and counties are labelled....
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: Sod-breaking plow with five yoke of oxen.
Description: Stereograph of the Rock County Court House.
Date: 1890-06-18 ca.
Description: Group portrait outdoors of the reunion of Company F, 16th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, held at the farm of George W. Dibble in Rock County. Back row, left...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Interior of the Rock Prairie Lutheran Church in Luther Valley. Note the model of the sailing ship hanging from the ceiling of the nave, a traditional pract...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Clinton.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View, from a distance, of Fulton Street in Edgerton. A church is in the distance.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Students and adults of the State School for the Blind pose for a group portrait in front of the building.
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...
Description: Music recital room at the State School for the Blind with seven rows of seating, a piano and cello. Adorning the front wall is the Latin phrase "Lux Oritur...
Description: Elevated view of the town with All Souls Church in the bottom right corner.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Jefferson School, built on the site of the first cemetery in Janesville.
Description: The No. 1 Cotton Mill. Plank sidewalk in foreground.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: "Mineral spring pavilion with visitors taking the waters." Well-dressed men, women and children are posed in a gazebo built over the Iodo-Magnesian Springs...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: Exterior of the First Congregational Church and buildings nearby in downtown area.
Description: Sleeping quarters at the State School for the Blind, with four single beds, a dresser, a chair, and a table.
Description: Family around table in yard, with woman knitting and dog nearby. Small stone house behind wood fence. The house has a small frame addition, probably a kitc...
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Side and front view of Luther Valley Church, built in 1872.
Description: View down Madison Street with houses along sidewalk.
Description: Looking northwest from the Methodist Episcopal Church, Main Street, with trolley track running down the center of the street.
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