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Description: Standard Oil Company constructed this brick super-service station in 1930 at 101 North Franklin Street. Its Spanish Colonial-style details include decorati...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Photographic calling card of Colonel Edwin O. Kimberly. During the Civil War he was in the 3rd Wisconsin Infantry. It is noted on the card that he was the...
Date: 1860 after
Description: Elevated view of Janesville with a residential area in the foreground and the business district in the background.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Jefferson School, built on the site of the first cemetery in Janesville.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the dam and power plant over the river, with smokestacks in the background.
Description: A log cabin and frame house behind the Milton House. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was...
Description: An electrical box on a wooden pole is in the center foreground. Behind it is a street, and on the other side of the street is a Phillips 66 service station...
Description: The 5 and 10 cent store, with the Yale bakery, and a restaurant on East Grand Avenue visible from the bridge.
Description: This map is a photocopy of the original plat of Beloit from 1838. The map shows labeled roads, lots, and rivers.
Description: The Stone Barn Tavern, located about three miles west of Milton. The three cottonwood trees in front of the tavern were brought from Vermont. There are sev...
Description: Backyard of a house with a swing set and slide shaded by trees.
Description: Beloit Hospital.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A Milton College building.
Description: Elevated view of the busy streets of Court and Milwaukee. Three prominent buildings in view are: Court Street Methodist Church on the far left (b. 1868), w...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Rock County Insane Asylum.
Description: Colorized image of the Fairbanks-Morse & Company buildings.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: A homestead built in 1844, and hence a "century homestead" in Rock Prairie.
Description: Charles E. Brown stands beside a chain and crank operated water pump. Brown was the curator of the museum of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin and...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The barn of W.A. Dean, built in 1844 and used as a stage barn in the stage coach days. The barn's foundation, silo, and milk room are newer.
Description: This map includes a street index and shows municipal golf course, parks, schools, cemeteries, Janesville County Club, and industrial sites. The back of the...
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