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Description: Profile of a man wearing a camouflage baseball cap, sunglasses, and sweatshirt. He has a beard and mustache. He is wearing a button on his cap that is deco...
Description: A woman is standing behind her merchandise in a parking lot outside of the Janesville Donald Trump rally. She is wearing sunglasses, and a hat bearing the...
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: View of the bedroom in which Abraham Lincoln stayed in 1859.
Description: A young man is standing outdoors wearing a UW Badgers sweater, a Kansas City Chiefs cap, and sunglasses and is holding up two signs. The one on the right r...
Description: Three women and one man are holding up a large banner, only a portion of which can be read: "ionaires." They are also holding their own signs, as do many i...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: View of the Lincoln Bedroom displaying the bed and chair.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Map showing a plat of the city, land ownership by name, wards by number, local streets, buildings, fair grounds, nurseries, and part of Rock River. The map...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. There are several display cases filled with taxidermy, including a pelican, and coral. There is a deer head...
Description: An elderly man in a suit is holding a sign reading: "Veterans for Trump, Make America Great Again!" Other men and women are standomg around him waiting to...
Description: View of dining room table with fireplace and mirror in background.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Front view of the Van Pool Brothers office, where the Master Builders' Association of Wisconsin was founded.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Janesville High School.
Description: This map shows a plat of city, a numbering system, local streets, railroads, and part of the Rock River. The map is indexed by street name and reads: "Copy...
Description: Bedroom with a window in the background and paintings on the walls.
Description: Advertisement for the Townsend Oil Tractor featuring an illustration of a man using a telescope to watch another man rake in a pile of money. The headline...
Description: View from the cupola of the old Jefferson School. The large building in the upper left is the Hyatt House, which burned in 1867.
Date: date unknown
Description: Institution for the Education of the Blind.
Description: Nine Secret Service agents and police, all men, are standing around the doors at the entrance to the Janesville Conference Center which is hosting the Dona...
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Exterior of Congregational Church.
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...
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