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Date: 1893 ca.
Description: View down Madison Street with houses along sidewalk.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Elevated view over river of Dodge Street in Janesville looking west.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: An elderly man stands in a room holding a small girl. Caption on negative reads, "Mary C. and Grandpa."
Description: Elevated view looking down Court Street in Janesville toward the west.
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Corporal Chris Early, Company K, 13th Wisconsin Infantry. Died on May 18, 1865 of a disease.
Description: The No. 1 Cotton Mill. Plank sidewalk in foreground.
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: The Lappin block, Ed. Carpenter, proprietor. Businesses on this block include: Bort, Baily & Co., Dry Goods and Carpets; A.F. Hall & Co., "The Reliable Jew...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Aerial view of a residential part of Janesville.
Description: Elevated view of the town with All Souls Church in the bottom right corner.
Description: This map shows landownership and acreages, lot and block numbers, roads and railroads, marshes, schools, churches, mills, rural buildings, and quarries. Re...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: The Institution for the Education of the Blind.
Description: Exterior view in winter of the Wisconsin School for the Blind. In the foreground is a gateway and fence.
Description: Students and adults of the State School for the Blind pose for a group portrait in front of the building.
Description: Stereograph of the Rock County Court House.
Description: Elevated view of Milwaukee Street.
Description: Atlas map of Janesville township.
Description: Elevated view of the busy streets of Court and Milwaukee. Three prominent buildings in view are: Court Street Methodist Church on the far left (b. 1868), w...
Date: 1860 ca.
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.
Description: Milwaukee Street looking west with small dog in foreground.
Description: Milwaukee Street looking east in Janesville. The Myers House is located at the top of the hill.
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