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Date: 1953 ca.
Description: View of the set table in the dining room with the fireplace, mirror and windows in the background.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Stone entrance gate to Beloit College, facing Memorial Hall.
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...
Description: Advertisement for the Townsend Oil Tractor featuring an illustration of a man using a telescope to watch another man rake in a pile of money. The headline...
Description: A short black and white pole marks where a road converges with a state highway that stretches to the horizon. In the mid-distance before a hill is a railro...
Description: View across lawn of a Quonset hut-style building and metal grain bin. A barn and other farm buildings including a silo are on the right. To the left is a f...
Description: View from road of storm damage to a farm. The barn roof has blown off. Men are working on the roof, which has exposed roof timbers. In the foreground are t...
Description: View of the Rock River. Postcard text reads "Rock River, N.W. Ry. Bridge, and a glimpse of Beloit, Wis."
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: The Janesville City Hospital.
Description: Jesse Brabazon, pioneer aviator from Delavan, displaying fabric from the Vin Fiz, the airplane in which Calbraith P. Rodgers made the first transcon...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The main entrance of Science Hall at Milton College.
Description: Elevated view over rooftops. Farm fields and houses are in the background.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: The Institution for the Education of the Blind.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. There is large librarian's desk, with a bust of Abraham Lincoln to the right. Behind the desk are two colum...
Description: View across felled trees towards two women standing near the porch of a damaged brick house.
Description: The stables at the Milton House. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Jo...
Date: 1911 before
Description: Hand-colored postcard showing an exterior view of the Carnegie Library. A small group of children is gathered on the stairs at the front of the building.
Description: Exterior of building located at East Church Street.
Description: Students and adults of the State School for the Blind pose for a group portrait in front of the building.
Date: date unknown
Description: View from across unpaved street of four men with horse-drawn hearses lined up in front of an undertaking building. The other storefronts are a stable on th...
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