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Description: The stables at the Milton House. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Jo...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: The Institution for the Education of the Blind where Louisa May Alcott attended school. Writing on the photo reads "Institution for the Education of the Bl...
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: Sod-breaking plow with five yoke of oxen.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Group of men, women and children gathered in a hops field, possibly that of Paul Saavles. The women wear hoods.
Description: Partial removal of railroad bridge over Rock River. A train is on a section not being removed in order to transport men and materials.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Pastor Claus Friman Magelssen (1830-1904), his second wife Marie Schlambusch Magelssen, and their family sit around a table set for coffee in the foregroun...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Elevated view over river of Dodge Street in Janesville looking west.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Looking northwest from the Methodist Episcopal Church, Main Street, with trolley track running down the center of the street.
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Corporal Chris Early, Company K, 13th Wisconsin Infantry. Died on May 18, 1865 of a disease.
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Side and front view of Luther Valley Church, built in 1872.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Beloit with insets of Williams Engine Works, Eclipse Wind Engine Co., and John Foster & Co.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: "Mineral spring pavilion with visitors taking the waters." Well-dressed men, women and children are posed in a gazebo built over the Iodo-Magnesian Springs...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Milton.
Description: Several looms in the instructional weaving facility at the State School for the Blind.
Description: Twenty-one members of the Gullik K. Springen family, and one dog, in a farmyard with carriage, two-story stone house, wood barn and stone barn in the backg...
Description: Elevated view of the town with All Souls Church in the bottom right corner.
Description: Milwaukee Street looking west with small dog in foreground.
Description: This is identified as the Jacob Larsen farm, but pictured are Ole Ashburn and his second wife seated in the yard with a table between them. The frame house...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Janesville on the Rock River.
Description: This map shows landownership and acreages, lot and block numbers, roads and railroads, marshes, schools, churches, mills, rural buildings, and quarries. Re...
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