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Description: Tornado damage showing a broken, twisted tree laying on the ground and on the roof of a farmhouse. The roof and wall have been crushed.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Union veterans, some holding a banner reading "Iron Brigade," marching on a downtown street in a parade during a state encampment.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of West Main Street, lined with trees.
Description: View across felled trees towards two women standing near the porch of a damaged brick house.
Date: 1967 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view of Fraternity Row at Beloit College.
Description: View from road of storm damage to a farm. The barn roof has blown off. Men are working on the roof, which has exposed roof timbers. In the foreground are t...
Date: 1954 ca.
Description: View of the Andrews house, the birthplace and home of Roy Chapman Andrews.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: French Second Empire style, C. Loftus Martin House, 327 Milton Ave., built ca. 1868. Richard Lloyd Jones was born in Janesville in 1873 and lived there unt...
Description: View of the Grange Store on Main Street East.
Description: Main Street looking north.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View of the Hilton Hotel with a stagecoach parked near the entrance.
Description: View toward the kitchen from the first floor hallway.
Description: Field trip to Emma Willard's home near Janesville by the 18th annual convention of the Loyal Temperance League of Wisconsin. The sign on one of the wagons...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. The library opened in 1903 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie at $30,000 and Eldred at $10,000. The reverse...
Description: A worn, painted wooden sign reads: "Temperance House by J. Child 1852." It was "at Lima Center, the first house south of the cemetery on the main road bet...
Description: Interior of Kreb's Pharmacy, with the soda fountain and customers in booths.
Description: Destroyed farm building next to a standing barn. Agricultural equipment is in the foreground.
Description: John Fitzsimmons and Barton Voegeli take a break from discing the fields to eat the birthday cake that Voegeli's wife made to celebrate the occasion.
Description: View of a car in the barn at the Bartlett Memorial Historical Museum.
Description: The 5 and 10 cent store, with the Yale bakery, and a restaurant on East Grand Avenue visible from the bridge.
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