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Description: View across street towards the Honeysett Oil Co. Filling Station, which is a two-story brick building. A woman and two children are on the stoop of a house...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the Townsend heavy duty 12-20 horsepower tractor featuring three photographs of the tractor at work on a farm along with testimonies from...
Description: Studio portrait of Mrs. Walter Wheeler and her infant.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard view of a soldier's monument statue in a city park.
Description: In the foreground, Erik Jensen, a minister with his hat in hand, shakes K. Doxstad's hand. Nearby a toddler pulls his own baby carriage. Two carriages, a b...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The home of S.C. Chambers.
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...
Description: The Y.M.C.A building in Janesville.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Main Street, looking east.
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...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: A homestead built in 1844, and hence a "century homestead" in Rock Prairie.
Description: This map of Beloit shows existing platted streets or highways and proposed street right of way. The map reads: "I hereby certify that this is the official...
Description: Colorized postcard view of Highland Avenue looking south, with homes, sidewalks and a row of young trees on the terrace.
Description: Employees of the General Motors plant in head to work.
Description: Field trip to Emma Willard's home near Janesville by the 18th annual convention of the Loyal Temperance League of Wisconsin. The sign on one of the wagons...
Description: View across lawn of First Congregational Church. The view is perhaps taken from a park, which has trees and benches in the foreground.
Description: Participants at the dedication of the Albion Academy historical marker, from left to right, include, Judge Sverre Roang, program chairman, Dr. Leslie H. Fi...
Description: Exterior of Union Depot.
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...
Description: The Grand Hotel.
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