Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View down tracks towards a depot on the left, and a railroad train on the far track near a water tower on the right. Passengers are standing on the platfor...
Date: 1877 before
Description: Railroad wreck on the W.U. Road, Beloit, Wisconsin.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Rural Rock County students boarding a bus for the Janesville consolidated schools.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: A boat landing at Yosts Park between Janesville and Beloit.
Description: Frances Reneau with her son Thomas on her lap seated on a lawn on a residential street. Mrs. Reneau wears a corsage on her lapel and the toddler, Thomas, h...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Two men, one of whom is Halver Skavlem, and a woman, Gunil Skavlem, are posed in a yard. One man reads the "Western Rural", a newspaper dated August 14, 18...
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior of building with equipment and exposed beams.
Description: Exterior of Beloit college gymnasium.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: A frame house once occupied by the family of Jenkin Lloyd Jones just before they moved to Chicago. His son, Richard Lloyd Jones was born in Janesville in...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Two cottages at Burgy Mounds on Lake Koshkonong.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view from street of the Catholic Church and Parsonage on a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the Samson nine-passenger automobile featuring a photograph of men and women seated in the car.
Description: Names have been added to this group portrait of Cooksville Cornhuskers baseball team in front of a painted backdrop. Top left to right: Unknown, Johnny Swe...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: View of the second parlor in the Tallman House.
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...
Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of the Frances Willard School with an American flag near the front door.
Description: View across street towards the Honeysett Oil Co. Filling Station, which is a two-story brick building. A woman and two children are on the stoop of a house...
Description: Institution for the Education of the Blind.
Description: Standard Oil Company constructed this brick super-service station in 1930 at 101 North Franklin Street. Its Spanish Colonial-style details include decorati...
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...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706