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Date: 1911 before
Description: Hand-colored postcard showing an exterior view of the Carnegie Library. A small group of children is gathered on the stairs at the front of the building.
Description: View of the Tallman House looking toward the front entrance.
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...
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: View of the bedroom in which Abraham Lincoln stayed in 1859.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Music recital room at the State School for the Blind with seven rows of seating, a piano and cello. Adorning the front wall is the Latin phrase "Lux Oritur...
Description: View of one of the 14 stations-of-the-cross glass mosaic panels recently installed at St Patrick's Catholic Church in Janesville. In this panel, Christ is...
Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. The reverse of the cardboard backing reads: "IV Waterbirds, Ducks, Gulls, Pelican." A second note reads: "C...
Description: View of dining room table with fireplace and mirror in background.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Grand Hotel.
Description: View of Tallman House from driveway.
Description: Interior of the parlor.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Janesville from the West.
Description: Employees of the General Motors plant in head to work.
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...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: View from the cupola of the old Jefferson School. The large building in the upper left is the Hyatt House, which burned in 1867.
Date: date unknown
Description: Institution for the Education of the Blind.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: View of the Tallman House through the trees in the front garden.
Description: View of Tallman House from street.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Group portrait of men and women at a Civil War reunion posed on the steps in front of a building. Those identified are 4) C. W. Sackett of Beloit 5) Herman...
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