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Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View of the Koshkonong Hotel (later the Lakehouse Inn), a stone and brick hotel with a parapet roof on Maple Beach Road. People are in front of the inn. Ha...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Students and adults of the State School for the Blind pose for a group portrait in front of the building.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Beloit with insets of Williams Engine Works, Eclipse Wind Engine Co., and John Foster & Co.
Description: Like many southeastern Wisconsin villages, Edgerton was settled by Yankee immigrants in the 1830s. Though this view gives no indication of it, by 1871 toba...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: The Institution for the Education of the Blind.
Description: Stereograph of the Rock County Court House.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Pastor Claus Friman Magelssen (1830-1904), his second wife Marie Schlambusch Magelssen, and their family sit around a table set for coffee in the foregroun...
Description: Halvor Skavlem (middle?), Gunil Olmstead Skavlem and a friend stand near the fence in front of Skavlem's frame home, with an unidentified man reading on th...
Date: 1860 after
Description: Elevated view of Janesville with a residential area in the foreground and the business district in the background.
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Side and front view of Luther Valley Church, built in 1872.
Description: Sleeping quarters at the State School for the Blind, with four single beds, a dresser, a chair, and a table.
Description: Atlas map of Janesville township.
Description: View of the Koshkonong Hotel (later the Lakehouse Inn), a stone and brick hotel with lots of windows, a parapet roof and a small structure on roof, on Mapl...
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: The Kimball and Lowell Hardware Store located on the corner of Franklin and Milwaukee Streets.
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: 1865 before
Description: Family portrait of the Porters, standing in front of their log cabin with a horse.
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: Sod-breaking plow with five yoke of oxen.
Description: Civil War handbill promoting Union recruitment.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Elevated view over river of Dodge Street in Janesville looking west.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of Mrs. Harriet Wood Wheeler, wife of Leonard Hemenway Wheeler, at the age of 74.
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