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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.
Description: A line of photographers, reporters, and other media personnel lining up in the back of the Janesville Conference Center waiting to enter the Donald Trump r...
Date: 1890-06-18 ca.
Description: Group portrait outdoors of the reunion of Company F, 16th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, held at the farm of George W. Dibble in Rock County. Back row, left...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view of the water works, smokestack and water tower. People are lounging under the trees in front.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Highway Trailer plant at Edgerton.
Description: Miss Zelma Purchase, of the Home Economics Department at International Harvester's Evansville Works, sits at a table with folded hands.
Description: View of the plant and residential area, with smokestacks.
Description: Partial removal of railroad bridge over Rock River. A train is on a section not being removed in order to transport men and materials.
Description: A marker for the first log cabin built in the Janesville area. The cabin was built in 1835 by William Holmes, Joshua Holmes, John Inman and George Follmer....
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Map showing a plat of the city, land ownership by name, wards by number, local streets, buildings, fair grounds, nurseries, and part of Rock River. The map...
Description: Great grandchildren of Ole Knutson Nattestad, the first Norwegian settler in Wisconsin, Sonja Kay and John Carlton, standing with their parents, Mr. and Mr...
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: Roy "Colonel" Burks catches a pass from quarterback John Coatta in front of end Tilden Meyers (#84) during the football game between Wisconsin and Purdue a...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Birthplace of Carrie Jacobs Bond.
Description: A frame house with a retaining wall. The house was once occupied by the family of Jenkin Lloyd Jones just before they moved to Chicago. His son, Richard Ll...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. The reverse of the cardboard backing reads: "IV Waterbirds, Ducks, Gulls, Pelican." A second note reads: "C...
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...
Description: This map shows landownership and acreages, lot and block numbers, roads and railroads, marshes, schools, churches, mills, rural buildings, and quarries. Re...
Description: Samuel Bell, M.D. (1841-1913) of Beloit, Wisconsin.
Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of the Frances Willard School with an American flag near the front door.
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