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Date: 1915 ca.
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...
Description: Men use a Farmall tractor and a steel husker-shredder(?) on the farm of Robert Rawley.
Date: date unknown
Description: East facing view from the Upper Bridge, featuring the Beloit water tower in the distance.
Description: A short black and white pole marks where a road converges with a state highway that stretches to the horizon. In the mid-distance before a hill is a railro...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Two cottages at Burgy Mounds on Lake Koshkonong.
Description: View down Main Street. A group of women are looking in store windows on the right.
Description: View of carnival with a water tower in the background. There are trailers, and a carousel is on the left. Carts selling food like popcorn and sausage are p...
Description: View across road of building on East Main Street.
Description: Employees of the General Motors plant in head to work.
Description: A group of African Americans gathered at a picnic table for an outdoor church picnic.
Description: View across road, perhaps Pleasant Street, of industrial buildings. In the foreground is a drinking fountain and picnic table. Two cars are parked nearby.
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: Parking lot at the General Motors plant.
Description: View from the intersection of Bluff Street and Grand Avenue. The streets is cobblestone.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Wilson Theater. Standing on sidewalk from left to right are: Delia Berry Wilson, Orpha Wilson, Robert Paul Hollis, and Robert Henry Wilson...
Description: John Fitzsimmons and Barton Voegeli take a break from discing the fields to eat the birthday cake that Voegeli's wife made to celebrate the occasion.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Children pose on a merry-go-round (carousel) in the Edgerton Public Park. The rear wall of a church forms the background, and there appears to be a bridge...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: The Ashburn family sits around a table in their yard. Behind them is a frame house with plants on its porch, curtains visible in its windows, and a pump by...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Street scene with pedestrians near Milwaukee Street bridge. The Hotel Myers is in the background. The Lappin-Hayes Block is seen to the right of the Myer...
Description: An automobile frame on the assembly line at the General Motors plant.
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