Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any blue box in the "You have selected" section above. Click on the white "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: This map shows a plat of the city, land ownership by name, wards by number, local streets, buildings, fair grounds, nurseries, and part of Rock River. The...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Elevated view over river of Dodge Street in Janesville looking west.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: An elderly man stands in a room holding a small girl. Caption on negative reads, "Mary C. and Grandpa."
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: The Ashburn family sits around a table in their yard. Behind them is a frame house with plants on its porch, curtains visible in its windows, and a pump by...
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: The Lappin block, Ed. Carpenter, proprietor. Businesses on this block include: Bort, Baily & Co., Dry Goods and Carpets; A.F. Hall & Co., "The Reliable Jew...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Clinton.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the town with All Souls Church in the bottom right corner.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View, from a distance, of Fulton Street in Edgerton. A church is in the distance.
Date: 1865 before
Description: Family portrait of the Porters, standing in front of their log cabin with a horse.
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: This map of Beloit shows labeled wards, plat of town, roads, railroads, the Rock River, city boundaries, and land ownership by name. The back of the map is...
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Side and front view of Luther Valley Church, built in 1872.
Date: 1885 after
Description: Stereograph view of Beloit College Chapel with congregation posed outside.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Window display in Bort, Bailey & Co. store on the occasion of a Civil War Veterans' reunion. In the window is a display of images of President Lincoln, Gen...
Description: Stereograph view of Middle College building with a group of people.
Description: Stereograph view of Memorial Hall at Beloit College.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Pauline pottery building. Standing in front are the potters who work there.
Description: The Janesville City Hospital.
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: Group of men, women and children gathered in a hops field, possibly that of Paul Saavles. The women wear hoods.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Exterior of the second Rock County Court House which stood from 1896 to 1955. The Architect was E. Townsend Mix.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706