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Photograph

Tallman House

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: View of bedroom with a baby crib in front of one window and a rocking chair in front of the other.

Photograph

Bird's Eye View

Date: 1912 

Description: Elevated view over rooftops. Farm fields and houses are in the background.

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: This map shows a plat of the city, land ownership by name, wards by number, local streets, buildings, fair grounds, nurseries, and part of Rock River. The...

Date: 1945-05-13 

Description: Frances Reneau with her son Thomas on her lap seated on a lawn on a residential street. Mrs. Reneau wears a corsage on her lapel and the toddler, Thomas, h...

Map or Atlas

Edgerton, Wisconsin

Date: 1871 

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...

Photograph

Old Stage Inn

Date: 1955 

Description: View of an old stage inn located about two miles south of Shopiere.

Photograph

Fulton Street

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: View from corner of storefronts. Horse-drawn vehicles and pedestrians are in the street. There is a water fountain with a cup in the foreground.

Date: 1950-06-09 ca.

Description: Three male members of the Disch family show off ribbons won for raising prize sheep.

Photograph

Walter Wheeler

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Walter Wheeler.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: An interior view of the front parlor at 165 N. High Street.

Map or Atlas

City Map of Janesville

Date: 1873 

Description: This map shows landownership and acreages, lot and block numbers, roads and railroads, marshes, schools, churches, mills, rural buildings, and quarries. Re...

Photograph

Drive-In Theater

Date:  

Description: Entrance to outdoor drive-in theater. The billboard reads: "Mid City Outdoor." There is a white picket fence blocking the driveway. In the background are l...

Date: 1949-07-16 

Description: Funeral cortege of veteran Frank "Bud" Willman at the railroad depot in Edgerton. The cortege included a color guard, Legionnaires and marching men of the...

Photograph

Farmer's Birthday

Date: 1983-07-07 

Description: John Fitzsimmons and Barton Voegeli take a break from discing the fields to eat the birthday cake that Voegeli's wife made to celebrate the occasion.

Photograph

On the Stateline

Date: 1980-04 

Description: View across stateline road towards a wooden fence lining the road on the opposite side. A few trees and buildings can be seen over the fence.

Date:  

Description: View over overgrown railroad tracks toward a small building's wall which is composed of a variety of stone, brick, and wood.

Postcard

Downtown Beloit

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of downtown.

Photograph

Milton Academy

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: In 1844 Joseph Goodrich founded Milton Academy and built the first gravel and mortar building in the town. (Note that the Milton House is often called the...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A walking path through the woods, with some people strolling on the pathway.

Postcard

Downtown Beloit

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of downtown Beloit.

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