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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.
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Charles C. Stone of Decatur, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 1...
Description: Milwaukee Street looking east in Janesville
Description: Built in 1925 by A.J. O'Donnell at the cost of five hundred dollars, the filling station located at 720 Center Avenue was designed to resemble a house — al...
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Edward G. Kneeland of Shullsburg, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 15th Army Corps Band.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Street with trolley and horse-drawn vehicles.
Description: A worker uses a machine to cut metal strips for fountain pen nibs at the Parker Pen factory.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: West Milwaukee Street. Text on the postcard reads "Dear Tillie Love from Anna E.B."
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: 1956 ca.
Description: View of bedroom with a baby crib in front of one window and a rocking chair in front of the other.
Date: date unknown
Description: Assembly line workers at the General Motors plant.
Description: Letterhead of Champion Buckle of Janesville, Wisconsin, a buckle manufacturer, with an image of leather strapping fastened with a buckle. Various buckles a...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Small group of elderly men, two of them bearing, respectively, a U.S. Flag, and a banner, perhaps a company roster. This may be a group of Civil War vetera...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Exterior view of an unidentified residence.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: French Second Empire style, C. Loftus Martin House, 327 Milton Ave., built ca. 1868. Richard Lloyd Jones was born in Janesville in 1873 and lived there unt...
Description: Exterior of the Post Office.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: View of the dining room in the Tallman House.
Description: Employees of the General Motors plant in head to work.
Description: The First Lutheran Church on the corner of Randall and Milwaukee Streets.
Description: An event at Frances Willard School.
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