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Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of the Frances Willard School with an American flag near the front door.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: A frame house with a retaining wall. The house was once occupied by the family of Jenkin Lloyd Jones just before they moved to Chicago. His son, Richard Ll...
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...
Description: Court House Park from Court Street looking southeast. The Civil War monument can be seen near the center, behind is the old courthouse which was replaced...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Interior view of a corner of the parlor and the doorway to the conservatory.
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...
Date: 1900 after
Description: This map is indexed and shows numbering system, public buildings and parks, wards, and voting booths.
Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of John F. Harker, Company K, 13th Wisconsin Infantry.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Janesville airport during air races including airplanes in the air, the landing field, and airport structures.
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.
Description: Aerial view of Janesville showing the river fill for the new sewerage disposal plant.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Frances Willard School house built in 1853.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: West Milwaukee Street. Text on the postcard reads "Dear Tillie Love from Anna E.B."
Date: date unknown
Description: The railroad bridge over the Rock River.
Description: An automobile frame on the assembly line at the General Motors plant.
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: 1916 ca.
Description: Interior spread of a pamphlet advertising Samson tractors. The pages feature an illustration of the tractor and a sectional view of the transmission, along...
Description: Former Harrison OK Used Car lot, Center Avenue (US Highway 51).
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: An elderly man stands in a room holding a small girl. Caption on negative reads, "Mary C. and Grandpa."
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Exterior view in winter of the Wisconsin School for the Blind. In the foreground is a gateway and fence.
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