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Automobiles in Wisconsin History
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View down Main Street. A group of women are looking in store windows on the right.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Colorized, exterior view from the street of the Goodwin block, featuring a hotel and a pharmacy. Several bicycles are parked at the curb.
Description: Elevated view over a freight train of the Nutrena Feeds factory.
Description: Across a street leading to 51 is a parking lot with a single automobile parked in a lot near a church. Across the street to the left is a Shell gas station...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Grand Hotel.
Description: Distant winter view of the company buildings and residential area, with smokestacks in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: View from across unpaved street of four men with horse-drawn hearses lined up in front of an undertaking building. The other storefronts are a stable on th...
Description: Wooded path on campus of Beloit College.
Description: Colorized view of a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood. A church is on the left corner. A horse and cart are parked next to the curb further d...
Description: View of the Rock River with the Northwestern Railroad Bridge in the foreground and Beloit in the background.
Description: An electrical box on a wooden pole is in the center foreground. Behind it is a street, and on the other side of the street is a Phillips 66 service station...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View down Main Street with horse-drawn wagons parked at the side of the dirt road.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: A frame house once occupied by the family of Jenkin Lloyd Jones just before they moved to Chicago. His son, Richard Lloyd Jones was born in Janesville in...
Description: Colorized, elevated view of Berlin Shops. There are piles of lumber and freight cars in the foreground. A factory with a water tower is in the background....
Description: Built in 1925 by A.J. O'Donnell at the cost of five hundred dollars, the filling station located at 720 Center Avenue was designed to resemble a house — al...
Description: Wagon bridge and dam on the Rock River at Monteray.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View of the Hilton Hotel with a stagecoach parked near the entrance.
Description: This 1858 map of Rock County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, railroads, roads, property owners and res...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: George S. Parker and family seated in their car, one of the first automobiles in Janesville. Behind them is a couple in another car.
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