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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...
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...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: The Ashburn family sits around a table in their yard. Behind them is a frame house with plants on its porch, curtains visible in its windows, and a pump by...
Description: This map includes an index of streets and schools and also shows parks, schools and public lands, and industrial sites. Portions of the map are in green an...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Goodrich and turned into an...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: J.K.P. Porter house.
Description: A sign prominently displays "OPEN THANKSGIVING DAI" in the top left corner of the frame. Across Third Street behind the sign is the 88 Tavern. Down Portlan...
Description: Exterior of the Post Office.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: This colorful map of Beloit shows roads, railroads, rivers, creeks, business districts, industrial areas, and parks and recreation areas. The map includes...
Description: View over overgrown railroad tracks toward a small building's wall which is composed of a variety of stone, brick, and wood.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: The dining room of the Milton House that was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Good...
Date: date unknown
Description: Assembly line workers at the General Motors plant.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Birthplace of Carrie Jacobs Bond.
Description: View of the William Porter house. It was built and designed by Lucas Bradley in the cottage Gothic style in 1855.
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...
Description: Tallman Homestead Marker with automobiles in the background.
Description: Destroyed farm building next to a standing barn. Agricultural equipment is in the foreground.
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: Sod-breaking plow with five yoke of oxen.
Description: View across lawn of First Congregational Church. The view is perhaps taken from a park, which has trees and benches in the foreground.
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...
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