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Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of 1st Lieutenant James R. West, Company F, 16th Wisconsin Infantry.
Description: Carte-de-visite full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Mrs. Belle Knickerbocker of Shullsburg, Wisconsin. She is holding a book in her left...
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: A group of African Americans gathered at a picnic table for an outdoor church picnic.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: Christ Church, an Episcopal church on Court Street, torn down about 1935 to build a new church.
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: 1893 ca.
Description: View down Madison Street with houses along sidewalk.
Description: Interior view of the Beloit Public Library. There are reading tables with large lamps, bentwood chairs, and bookshelves throughout the room.
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: 1900 ca.
Description: Oval-framed view of the industrial area along the Rock River.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Passenger Station in Janesville.
Date: date unknown
Description: Locomotive engine #8240 of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A view of the Clausen farm house, residence of C.L. Clausen.
Description: This map includes a street index and shows municipal golf course, parks, schools, cemeteries, Janesville County Club, and industrial sites. The back of the...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Front view of the Van Pool Brothers office, where the Master Builders' Association of Wisconsin was founded.
Description: Charles E. Brown stands beside a chain and crank operated water pump. Brown was the curator of the museum of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin and...
Description: An ink and water color on paper, hand-drawn map showing the section divisions in the southern half of the Janesville Township (Township 3 North, Range 12 E...
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Joseph L. Smith of Evansville, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 15th Army Corps Band. Discharg...
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: View across street of City Hospital.
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