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Postcard

Rock River

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Rock River. Postcard text reads "Rock River, N.W. Ry. Bridge, and a glimpse of Beloit, Wis."

Postcard

Downtown Beloit

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of downtown.

Photograph

Bluff Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from the intersection of Bluff Street and Grand Avenue. The streets is cobblestone.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: View across wooden platform of a brick high school on a hill surrounded by a fence. The school has a mansard roof and what appears to be a bell tower above...

Photograph

Al's Snack Shop

Date:  

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.

Map or Atlas

City Map of Beloit

Date: 1873 

Description: This map shows land ownership by name, local streets, railroads, parks, college grounds, schools, cemeteries, and part of Rock River. The upper left margin...

Postcard

Downtown Beloit

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of downtown Beloit.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view from dirt road of the First Presbyterian Church on Prospect Street.

Photograph

Beloit Hospital

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Beloit Hospital from an intersection. There are people sitting on a second floor balcony in a building on the corner. A person is riding a bicy...

Date: 1885 after

Description: Stereograph view of Memorial Hall at Beloit College.

Map or Atlas

Map of Beloit

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: This colorful map of Beloit shows roads, railroads, rivers, creeks, business districts, industrial areas, and parks and recreation areas. The map includes...

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of Harriet Wheeler's house, built in 1884, at the corner of Chapin Street and Milwaukee Road.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: "Mineral spring pavilion with visitors taking the waters." Well-dressed men, women and children are posed in a gazebo built over the Iodo-Magnesian Springs...

Print

Samuel Bell

Date: 1908 

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

Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

Learn about how the Wisconsin Free Library Commission helped to establish and improve free public libraries in Wisconsin.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: An auto-trailer, an early trailer manufactured by the Highway Trailer Company of Edgerton. The company began by manufacturing trailers designed for farmer...

Date: 1980-04-16 

Description: On the left the wall of a brick industrial building features a painted sign for Kades Motor Parts. In the background is a dumpster and a truck parked behin...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the industrial area along the Rock River.

Date:  

Description: Parking lot behind Ace Hardware. A few cars are parked, and behind them is a Dairy Queen on the right. In the center on a low hill is the support structure...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Entrance arch at Beloit College.

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