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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard view from riverbank of the Upper Bridge crossing the Rock River into Beloit. A man is in a rowboat in the foreground. In the background...

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Description: House of Edward D. Eaton, the President of Beloit College.

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.

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Exterior view of First Congregational Church in winter.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Colorized view of a textile factory with large windows and a loading dock on the side.

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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: 1907 ca.

Description: View of the Presbyterian church.

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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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Description: Faribands, Morse & Co. Building, with power lines in the background.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Colorized, elevated view of the Fairbanks-Morse factory complex.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of a street in a central business district. A streetcar is in the distance and horses and buggies are in the foreground.

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Description: Interior view of the Beloit Public Library. The library opened in 1903 and Andrew Carnegie funded library construction with $25,000. Three women are seated...

Photograph

East Grand Avenue

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The 5 and 10 cent store, with the Yale bakery, and a restaurant on East Grand Avenue visible from the bridge.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the factory.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Oval-framed view of the industrial area along the Rock River.

Photograph

Railroad Wreck

Date: 1877 before

Description: Railroad wreck on the W.U. Road, Beloit, Wisconsin.

Print

Samuel Bell

Date: 1908 

Description: Samuel Bell, M.D. (1841-1913) of Beloit, Wisconsin.

Date: 1885 after

Description: Stereograph view of Beloit College Chapel with congregation posed outside.

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Date:  date unknown

Description: East facing view from the Upper Bridge, featuring the Beloit water tower in the distance.

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