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Description: Color postcard depicting Arthur Pratt Warner of Beloit flying his Curtiss Pusher for the first time, November 4, 1909. Warner was the first person in Wisc...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Arthur Pratt Warner, Wisconsin's first aviator, in front of the office of the Warner Instrument Company in Beloit. Warner, who held the patent for an autom...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Pastor Claus Friman Magelssen (1830-1904), his second wife Marie Schlambusch Magelssen, and their family sit around a table set for coffee in the foregroun...
Description: Destroyed farm building next to a standing barn. Agricultural equipment is in the foreground.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Union veterans, some holding a banner reading "Iron Brigade," marching on a downtown street in a parade during a state encampment.
Date: date unknown
Description: The home of Carrie Jacobs Bond.
Description: Little Rock Temple, Sixth Street.
Description: George W. Hall, Jr., noted Evansville, Wisconsin, circus performer, as a young boy, holding a snake and wearing copper-toed boots.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Oval-framed view of the industrial area along the Rock River.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the Samson nine-passenger automobile featuring a photograph of men and women seated in the car.
Description: A traveling medicine wagon with saleswomen and vendor selling Westmore's Hair Tonic.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of airplane races at the Janesville airport, including airplanes on the landing field, airport structures, cars parked around the airport, and...
Description: View of old Beloit High School.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: An interior view of the front parlor at 165 N. High Street.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Two cottages at Burgy Mounds on Lake Koshkonong.
Description: Small group of elderly men, two of them bearing, respectively, a U.S. Flag, and a banner, perhaps a company roster. This may be a group of Civil War vetera...
Description: View of a tall wood structure with rows of holes, perhaps a pigeon house. A cyclone fence is in front of it, and behind are industrial buildings. In the fa...
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.
Description: A worker uses a machine to cut metal strips for fountain pen nibs at the Parker Pen factory.
Description: Exterior view of the old Beloit Public Library. There is a bicycle lying on the lawn near the front entrance.
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