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Date: 1893 ca.
Description: View from the south with a railroad in the foreground, river in the middle distance, and Janesville in the background.
Description: Postal workers deal with a shipment of Christmas mail that was "arriving by the roomful and the ton." Workers are, left to right: William Borjinkhof, John...
Description: Jennie and Edgar Krueger feeding hay to several young cows through a fence. In the background are fields and trees.
Description: View of a lily pond in Mitchell Park. A man is working among the plants along the shoreline in the middle background.
Date: date unknown
Description: A tall standpipe, also known as a water tower, next to a fire department. Stables are visible at the street level and a bell can be seen on the roof.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype portrait of John Brady of Virginia, son of Captain Samuel Brady. Half-length, facing front with torso turned slightly to right.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Sailboats at wharves in the harbor.
Description: Elevated distant view of town from the top of a steep street that dead-ends at a field. In the foreground, large houses sit in ample yards while, in the b...
Description: Twin sisters Patricia (left) and Nancy Coughlin in matching formal dresses. They are posing indoors and are wearing matching chokers around their necks and...
Description: Walter A. Olen, former president of the FWD (four wheel drive) Corporation and curator of the FWD Foundation museum, unveiled the Four Wheel Drive historic...
Description: Oscar Mayer workers inspect hams at a work table.
Description: Two women sitting near a girl in a field by a pen with rabbits.
Description: This blue line print map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, buildings, streets, railroads, and the Wolf River.
Description: Group portrait of children in costume posed on the back of a truck decorated with streamers for the Cheese Day Parade. Some of the children hold handwritte...
Description: Portrait of William Krueger and his children.
Description: Erich Renner, breeder for International Guiding Eyes putting seeing eye guide dogs through their paces. A blind woman works with one dog while three German...
Description: A magazine advertisement designed by the Foote, Cone and Belding agency for its client, Trans World Airlines. The advertisement was designed to dramaticall...
Date: 1874 before
Description: The Park Hotel.
Description: Three women attend the Lawyers' Wives of Dane County annual spring luncheon. They are, from left to right: Dorothy Uehling, Mary Hallows, and Nancy Piper.
Description: The ornate entrance to the building where the bey (chieftain) holds court in Bardo, Tunis. Carved stone lions are perched on both side of the staircase. Co...
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