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Date: 1903 ca.
Description: George S. Parker and family seated in their car, one of the first automobiles in Janesville. Behind them is a couple in another car.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The State Institute for the Blind.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The State Institute for the Blind. A school free for blind children of Wisconsin and attended by Louisa May Alcott.
Date: date unknown
Description: An ink and water color on paper, hand-drawn map showing the section divisions in the southern half of the Janesville Township (Township 3 North, Range 12 E...
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: The railroad bridge over the Rock River.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of airplane races at the Janesville airport, including airplanes on the landing field, airport structures, cars parked around the airport, and...
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: Bedroom with a window in the background and paintings on the walls.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: An interior view of the front parlor at 165 N. High Street.
Description: View of the bedroom in which Abraham Lincoln stayed in 1859.
Description: Elevated view looking down Court Street in Janesville toward the west.
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Horace Moore of Richfield, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 15th Army Corps Band. Discharged J...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: A color postcard depicting what was then the "new" Chicago, Northwestern Railroad Yard.
Description: This map includes a street index and shows municipal golf course, parks, schools, cemeteries, Janesville County Club, and industrial sites. The back of the...
Description: Front view of the Van Pool Brothers office, where the Master Builders' Association of Wisconsin was founded.
Description: Interior of the parlor.
Description: View of bedroom with a baby crib in front of one window and a rocking chair in front of the other.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: This map shows a plat of the city, land ownership by name, wards by number, local streets, buildings, fair grounds, nurseries, and part of Rock River. The...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Hotel Myers, in downtown Janesville. Richard Lloyd Jones was born in Janesville in 1873 and lived there until his father, Rev. Jenkin Lloyd Jones moved th...
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