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Description: Exterior view of Harriet Wheeler's house, built in 1884, at the corner of Chapin Street and Milwaukee Road.
Date: 1911 before
Description: Hand-colored postcard showing an exterior view of the Carnegie Library. A small group of children is gathered on the stairs at the front of the building.
Description: This map shows landownership and acreages, lot and block numbers, roads and railroads, marshes, schools, churches, mills, rural buildings, and quarries. Re...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Milton College campus.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the Post Office. A traffic light is on the corner and cars are parked along the curb.
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Edward G. Kneeland of Shullsburg, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 15th Army Corps Band.
Description: Colorized view of a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood. A church is on the left corner. A horse and cart are parked next to the curb further d...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: First Congregational Church, exterior of building, with trees.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: A boat landing at Yosts Park between Janesville and Beloit.
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.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior of City Hall.
Description: A traveling medicine wagon with saleswomen and vendor selling Westmore's Hair Tonic.
Description: View over overgrown railroad tracks toward a small building's wall which is composed of a variety of stone, brick, and wood.
Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of the Frances Willard School with an American flag near the front door.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of an elevated view across a dam towards a factory on the Rock River. Dwellings are on the far bank on the right.
Description: View from parking lot of cars parked in front of Al's Snack Shop. There are awnings over the entrances and two large windows with neon signs.
Description: Image of the river and bridge with Janesville in the background.
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: 1909 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of the exterior view of a high school. Students are sitting on the front steps.
Description: A mobile home sits alone at the edge of an empty field adjacent to a septic tank and telephone pole.
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