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Date: 1860 

Description: Advertisement for plows, cultivators, harrows, corn planters, mowers, rakes, sulkies and gangs.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized, elevated view of Berlin Shops. There are piles of lumber and freight cars in the foreground. A factory with a water tower is in the background....

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of river from Grand Avenue Bridge with railroad tracks and bridge.

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...


Water Works

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard view of the water works, smokestack and water tower. People are lounging under the trees in front.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the company buildings and residential area, with view of skyline.

Date: 1984 

Description: A reunion of former members of Hangar 13, an organization of Beloit boys that built and raced model airplanes during the 1930s.


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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the old Beloit Public Library. There is a bicycle lying on the lawn near the front entrance.


C. & N.W. Depot

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: An elevated view of a train depot surrounded by a central business district. Horses and wagons are in the street in the foreground.

Date: 1885 after

Description: Stereograph view of Memorial Hall at Beloit College.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: This map shows a plat of the town, land owners by name, local streets, railroads, churches, and part of the Rock River. The map is also indexed by church d...


Wilson Theater

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Wilson Theater. Standing on sidewalk from left to right are: Delia Berry Wilson, Orpha Wilson, Robert Paul Hollis, and Robert Henry Wilson...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of an octagonal bandstand in a city park.

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Exterior view of First Congregational Church in winter.

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...

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...


M.E. Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Gothic arches are over the doors and windows.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Emerson Hall, with trees and the lawn in foreground.


Masonic Temple

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized exterior view of the masonic temple, a large brick and stone building with an arched entrance.

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