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Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Twenty-one children are seated on wooden benches and the ground in front of a square frame house with a hip roof and cupola. The Reverend Erik Jensen (1841...
Description: Studio portrait of W.H. Wheeler seated in a tassled chair.
Description: Lloyd Latta and Marjorie Quinney pose for a picture in front of the Latta house.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of the factory.
Description: An exterior view of the James Croft residence in Edgerton, Wisconsin. Various family members are visible in the front yard.
Description: Exterior of themuseum, with the museum annex on the left.
Description: Colorized postcard view of the high school, with an arched entrance and windows.
Description: The Clausen farm house, residence of C.L. Clausen.
Description: Entrance to outdoor drive-in theater. The billboard reads: "Mid City Outdoor." There is a white picket fence blocking the driveway. In the background are l...
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: 1886 ca.
Description: Right side view of Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway locomotive engine no. 632.
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Beulah Irene Miller (1888-1958) and Charles Buy Thomas (1879-1925), a dairy farmer, posing in...
Description: Old Gallery.
Description: Front of the museum, with driveway. There is a antenna on the top of the museum.
Description: Natesta farmhouse and cabin site in Clinton.
Description: Halvor Skavlem (middle?), Gunil Olmstead Skavlem and a friend stand near the fence in front of Skavlem's frame home, with an unidentified man reading on th...
Description: A log cabin and frame house behind the Milton House. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Jefferson School, built on the site of the first cemetery in Janesville.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of an elevated view across a dam towards a factory on the Rock River. Dwellings are on the far bank on the right.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view of the exterior of a house with a family posing in front.
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