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Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of Corporal Elizah Hudson, Company K, 13th Wisconsin Infantry.
Description: Parlor decorated in 1840s style in Ralph Warner's "The House Next Door." aka the Lovejoy-Duncan House, 11219 North Webster Street, showing piano and firepl...
Description: Letterhead of Harry Garbutt of Janesville, Wisconsin, a wholesale lumber representative for the Daniel Shaw Lumber Company, with a box listing the types of...
Description: Republican presidential candidate Richard M. Nixon speaks at an outdoor event. There is an airplane in the background. Patricia Nixon is shown seated behin...
Description: A group of African Americans gathered at a picnic table for an outdoor church picnic.
Description: Weed control unit of the Rock County Highway Department showing the equipment used to spray weeds along the highways.
Description: A traveling medicine wagon with saleswomen and vendor selling Westmore's Hair Tonic.
Description: Dining room decorated in 1840s style in Ralph Warner's "The House Next Door," aka the Lovejoy-Duncan House, 11219 N. Webster Street. The pantry is seen thr...
Description: A mobile home sits alone at the edge of an empty field adjacent to a septic tank and telephone pole.
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...
Description: Interior view of the Beloit Public Library. The library opened in 1903 and Andrew Carnegie funded library construction with $25,000. Three women are seated...
Date: date unknown
Description: A young boy and girl pose together as they take their bottles of milk at school.
Description: Pantry decorated in 1840s style in Ralph Warner's "The House Next Door," aka the Lovejoy-Duncan House, 11219 N. Webster Street, Cooksville.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View of the Koshkonong Hotel (later the Lakehouse Inn), a stone and brick hotel with lots of windows, a parapet roof and a small structure on roof, on Mapl...
Description: Two boys raise the United States and Wisconsin flags in front of their Rock County school.
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: Sod-breaking plow with five yoke of oxen.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: An auto-trailer, an early trailer manufactured by the Highway Trailer Company of Edgerton. The company began by manufacturing trailers designed for farmer...
Description: Large bush-like tree in cemetery.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The Milton House Inn. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Goodri...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Jefferson School, built on the site of the first cemetery in Janesville.
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