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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Goodrich and turned into an...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of Union Depot.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Main Street, looking east.
Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Passenger Station in Janesville.
Description: A memorial for Civil War soldiers and sailors.
Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of the Frances Willard School with an American flag near the front door.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: The residence of Carrie Jacobs Bond. On the postcard the text reads: "Where she wrote 'I Love You Truly.'" There is a plaque on a stone in the front lawn.
Description: Janesville High School.
Description: View of Main Street, looking west.
Description: View of the Grange Store on Main Street East.
Description: View of parlor with chairs, fireplaces and other textiles.
Description: View of the Rock River with the Northwestern Railroad Bridge in the foreground and Beloit in the background.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The State Institute for the Blind. A school free for blind children of Wisconsin and attended by Louisa May Alcott.
Description: Image of the river and bridge with Janesville in the background.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Emerson Hall, with trees and the lawn in foreground.
Description: View of the Edgerton Public Library from the front.
Description: View of river from Grand Avenue Bridge with railroad tracks and bridge.
Description: The Grand Hotel.
Description: The dam in Janesville.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View of the Hilton Hotel with a stagecoach parked near the entrance.
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