Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Janesville High School. The writing on the postcard reads "Hello Mattie, am still a living and will write to you soon. Just got home f...
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard view of an octagonal bandstand in a city park.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: View of the Tallman House through the trees in the front garden.
Description: Exterior of themuseum, with the museum annex on the left.
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: View over overgrown railroad tracks toward a small building's wall which is composed of a variety of stone, brick, and wood.
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Charles Baker, Company B, 14th Wisconsin Infantry, who was killed in action.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. The library opened in 1903 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie at $30,000 and Eldred at $10,000. The reverse...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Middle College building, Beloit College.
Description: Distant winter view of the company buildings and residential area, with smokestacks in the background.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Children pose on a merry-go-round (carousel) in the Edgerton Public Park. The rear wall of a church forms the background, and there appears to be a bridge...
Description: A young boy and girl pose together as they take their bottles of milk at school.
Description: Assembly line workers at the General Motors plant.
Description: Milwaukee Street looking east in Janesville
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: The members of Hangar 13, a group of Beloit youth organized to build and race model airplanes. Conrad Hansen, their organizer, is standing at left in the b...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: A color postcard depicting what was then the "new" Chicago, Northwestern Railroad Yard.
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Horace Moore of Richfield, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 15th Army Corps Band. Discharged J...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Elevated view over river of Dodge Street in Janesville looking west.
Description: Exterior view of the old Beloit Public Library. There is a bicycle lying on the lawn near the front entrance.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706