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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...
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...
Description: A sign prominently displays "OPEN THANKSGIVING DAI" in the top left corner of the frame. Across Third Street behind the sign is the 88 Tavern. Down Portlan...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Milton Junction.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The main building of a country club.
Date: date unknown
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 from across street of a rectangular dilapidated building featuring arched windows. A billboard for H. Dan Wright Insurance is under the fire escape.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the Samson nine-passenger automobile featuring a photograph of men and women seated in the car.
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...
Description: Locomotive engine #8240 of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
Description: Photographic postcard view of a street in a residential neighborhood with large houses with porches.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Pedestrians in shopping district. Cars are parked and a streetcar is coming down the street.
Description: View down a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood featuring large houses with porches. There is an automobile driving down the street and a man w...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Oval-framed view of the industrial area along the Rock River.
Description: View down Main Street. A group of women are looking in store windows on the right.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: This cadastral map shows highways, land owners, railroads, and rivers.
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...
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: Trolley car driving along Grand Avenue, with people walking on the sidewalks next to storefronts.
Description: Interstate construction at the Colley Road and I-90 overpass in Rock County. The contractor is Shappert Engineering Company.
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