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Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Elevated view over river of Dodge Street in Janesville looking west.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of the William Porter house. It was built and designed by Lucas Bradley in the cottage Gothic style in 1855.
Description: This map shows streets, railroads, the city house numbering system, and the Rock River. The left margin includes a street index.
Description: Colorized postcard view of the Tudor-style Beta Fraternity House on the Beloit College Campus.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. The reverse of the cardboard backing reads: "IV Waterbirds, Ducks, Gulls, Pelican." A second note reads: "C...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view of a log cabin with a front porch and vines growing on the side.
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 east in Janesville
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: This cadastral map shows highways, land owners, railroads, and rivers.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Janesville from the West.
Description: Industrial building, located at North Main Street at Pease Court.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View of the Koshkonong Hotel (later the Lakehouse Inn), a stone and brick hotel with a parapet roof on Maple Beach Road. People are in front of the inn. Ha...
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...
Description: The Wisconsin School for the Blind in Janesville.
Description: Memohead of the Rock River Cotton Company, with an elevated three-quarter view of the company building on the left, and a branch of the cotton plant with b...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Left side view of locomotive engine no. 2871, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Exterior of the second Rock County Court House which stood from 1896 to 1955. The Architect was E. Townsend Mix.
Description: Colorized, elevated view of Berlin Shops. There are piles of lumber and freight cars in the foreground. A factory with a water tower is in the background....
Description: View across street of the Farmers Merchants Bank on a corner. On the right are parked cars along the curb in front of "Onsgard Bros." which has a Red Crown...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the Municipal hospital. Flowers and trees are on the lawn.
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