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Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Front of house with white fence. Man, young child, and dog stand in front of fence.

Date:  ca.

Description: An aerial view of University Avenue near the Veteran's Administration Hospital.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two African American farmers in a field operating horse-drawn walking plows.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: View from the south with a railroad in the foreground, river in the middle distance, and Janesville in the background.

Photograph

Lily Pond

Date: 1900 

Description: View of a lily pond in Mitchell Park. A man is working among the plants along the shoreline in the middle background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A tall standpipe, also known as a water tower, next to a fire department. Stables are visible at the street level and a bell can be seen on the roof.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated distant view of town from the top of a steep street that dead-ends at a field. In the foreground, large houses sit in ample yards while, in the b...

Date: 1948 

Description: This blue line print map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, buildings, streets, railroads, and the Wolf River.

Date: 1930-10-24 

Description: Group portrait of children in costume posed on the back of a truck decorated with streamers for the Cheese Day Parade. Some of the children hold handwritte...

Photograph

Park Hotel

Date: 1874 before

Description: The Park Hotel.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View down street. On the right on the corner is a bank, with the office of "Doctor J.T. Lemmel" on the second floor. Three children are standing on the sid...

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Description: On the far shore, the Wisconsin Rapids Court House.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A Ho-Chunk man and two Ho-Chunk women posed walking on the north side of Main Street between Second and Third Street. The man is wearing a hat and the woma...

Postcard

3rd Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of 3rd Street on market day, looking south from Main Street.

Photograph

Lamp House

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: The Robert Lamp house, 22 North Butler Street (viewed from East Mifflin Street). The house was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, architect, in 1902, and bui...

Date: 1939-06-17 

Description: Henry Wallace walking out of a building with other men in the background. Henry Wallace, then the United States Secretary of Agriculture, visited and toure...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the city from Mount Equinox. Located in the center of the city is First Congregational Church, established in 1784. Published by Hard's...

Date: 1949-07-27 

Description: Interior of the Winfield Martin house, 2906 Lakeland Avenue (earlier address, 611 Elmside Boulevard), showing a corner of the living room with a piano. Bui...

Photograph

Burnt Buildings

Date: 1958-01-04 

Description: View of a badly damaged house at left and a pile of rubble at right where the home of William and Gladys McGrath once stood. Both McGraths were killed in t...

Date: 1887 

Description: This late 19th century map shows the lake region around Oconomowoc in Waukesha County and eastern Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Cities and villages, roads,...

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