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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Arthur Pratt Warner, Wisconsin's first aviator, in front of the office of the Warner Instrument Company in Beloit. Warner, who held the patent for an autom...
Description: Destroyed farm building next to a standing barn. Agricultural equipment is in the foreground.
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.
Description: Entrance to the Catholic Church.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Barlass barn in Rock Prairie, built in 1861, thought to be the largest stone barn remaining in Wisconsin. The stone for this barn was hauled from Carver's...
Description: Little Rock Temple, Sixth Street.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Oval-framed view of the industrial area along the Rock River.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Safety Patrol training class at a rural Rock County school.
Description: A traveling medicine wagon with saleswomen and vendor selling Westmore's Hair Tonic.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of airplane races at the Janesville airport, including airplanes on the landing field, airport structures, cars parked around the airport, and...
Description: View of Tallman House from street.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Two cottages at Burgy Mounds on Lake Koshkonong.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Goodrich and turned into an...
Description: Small group of elderly men, two of them bearing, respectively, a U.S. Flag, and a banner, perhaps a company roster. This may be a group of Civil War vetera...
Description: View of the second parlor in the Tallman House.
Description: A worker uses a machine to cut metal strips for fountain pen nibs at the Parker Pen factory.
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: View of bedroom with a baby crib in front of one window and a rocking chair in front of the other.
Description: Rural Rock County students boarding a bus for the Janesville consolidated schools.
Description: Large bush-like tree in cemetery.
Description: A woman and her dog standing at the doorway of a concrete block milk house.
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