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Date: 2008 

Description: Built in 1925 by A.J. O'Donnell at the cost of five hundred dollars, the filling station located at 720 Center Avenue was designed to resemble a house — al...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the Wyler School for Boys.

Date:  

Description: Interior view of the Magnolia Cheese Factory.

Date:  date unknown

Description: East facing view from the Upper Bridge, featuring the Beloit water tower in the distance.

Date: 1924 

Description: This map of Janesville was distrusted by the Fifield Lumber Company and features labeled streets, the Rock River, and Fifield Lumber Company buildings in r...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the dam and power plant over the river, with smokestacks in the background.

Photograph

Nursing Home

Date: 1980-11 

Description: Wisconsin farmland featuring a small tree in the foreground, a telephone pole and fence in the middle distance, and farm buildings in the background.

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.

Photograph

View of Janesville

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Janesville from the West.

Date:  

Description: Weed control unit of the Rock County Highway Department showing the equipment used to spray weeds along the highways.

Postcard

Grand Hotel

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Grand Hotel.

Photograph

Bank Block

Date: 1912 

Description: View across lawn of a commercial block, including the Farmers Merchants Bank, general store, and meat market. Horses and wagons, and an automobile are park...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Dorothy Sunne (b. 1922) stands on a stump in front of her house. She is wearing a winter coat with a cap, stockings and shoes.

The coat and cap are in th...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Interior spread of a pamphlet advertising Samson tractors. The pages feature an illustration of the tractor and a sectional view of the transmission, along...

Photograph

Natesta Cabin Site

Date: 1925-07-15 

Description: Natesta cabin site in Clinton.

Photograph

GM Assembly Line

Date:  date unknown

Description: Assembly line workers at the General Motors plant.

Postcard

Post Office

Date:  

Description: Exterior of the Post Office.

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. There are several display cases filled with taxidermy, including a pelican, and coral. There is a deer head...

Date: 1900 after

Description: This map includes an index of streets and schools and shows parks, schools and public lands, and industrial sites.

Postcard

Golf Club House

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Golf Club House in Janesville.

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