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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Wagon bridge and dam on the Rock River at Monteray.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Left side view of the locomotive engine no. 2872, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
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...
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: The Fourth Avenue bridge above the dam.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Exterior view of an unidentified residence.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Photographic calling card of Colonel Edwin O. Kimberly. During the Civil War he was in the 3rd Wisconsin Infantry. It is noted on the card that he was the...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: View down Madison Street with houses along sidewalk.
Date: date unknown
Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul depot.
Description: The dam in Janesville.
Description: Panoramic view of Samson Tractor Factory with employees in front of building.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the Townsend heavy duty 12-20 horsepower tractor featuring three photographs of the tractor at work on a farm along with testimonies from...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: An interior view of the front parlor at 165 N. High Street.
Description: View of Tallman House from driveway.
Description: Standard Oil Company constructed this brick super-service station in 1930 at 101 North Franklin Street. Its Spanish Colonial-style details include decorati...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Janesville Countryside.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking down Court Street in Janesville toward the west.
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...
Description: Man using a Toledo scale at the Mernick Dairy.
Description: The State Institute for the Blind. A school free for blind children of Wisconsin and attended by Louisa May Alcott.
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