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Date: 1865 before
Description: Family portrait of the Porters, standing in front of their log cabin with a horse.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Pastor Claus Friman Magelssen (1830-1904), his second wife Marie Schlambusch Magelssen, and their family sit around a table set for coffee....
Description: View over overgrown railroad tracks toward a small building's wall which is composed of a variety of stone, brick, and wood.
Description: Letterhead of Champion Buckle of Janesville, Wisconsin, a buckle manufacturer, with an image of leather strapping fastened with a buckle. Various buckles a...
Description: Memohead of Keeler Lumber & Fuel Company of Beloit, Wisconsin, a dealer in lumber and coal, with a tree stump, a pile of smoldering coal, and wisps of smok...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Union veterans, some holding a banner reading "Iron Brigade," marching on a downtown street in a parade during a state encampment.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A marker for the first log cabin built in the Janesville area, surrounded by several women. The cabin was built in 1835 by William Holmes, Joshua Holmes, J...
Description: Southeast view of the Evans house at 104 West Main Street with the Campbell-Willoughby house, at 44 West Main Street, in the foreground. The Evans house wa...
Description: View from side of road of intersection with telephone or power poles. In the left foreground is a stop sign, and across the road is a field of corn. In the...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Sleeping quarters at the State School for the Blind, with four single beds, a dresser, a chair, and a table.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of river from Grand Avenue Bridge with railroad tracks and bridge.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of the Borden Condensery and grounds. Snow covers the ground. The right side of the building has two doors elevated above the driveway for a...
Description: Like many southeastern Wisconsin villages, Edgerton was settled by Yankee immigrants in the 1830s. Though this view gives no indication of it, by 1871 toba...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View of the Milton College campus.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: View of the Lincoln Bedroom displaying the bed and chair.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Family around table in yard, with woman knitting and dog nearby. Small stone house behind wood fence. The house has a small frame addition, probably a kitc...
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: Colorized view of a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood. A church is on the left corner. A horse and cart are parked next to the curb further d...
Description: Parking lot at the General Motors plant.
Description: Exterior view of the old Beloit Public Library. There is a bicycle lying on the lawn near the front entrance.
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