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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.

Photograph

Church Picnic

Date: 1976 

Description: A group of African Americans gathered at a picnic table for an outdoor church picnic.

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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.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view through trees towards the Rock River, with a railroad bridge running across it in the distance. Beyond are factories and commercial...

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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...

Date: 1910 ca.

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

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard of the Chicago & Northwestern Railway Depot at Beloit.

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: 1887 ca.

Description: This map of Beloit shows labeled wards, plat of town, roads, railroads, the Rock River, city boundaries, and land ownership by name. The back of the map is...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: First Congregational Church, exterior of building, with trees.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the iron works and river. There is another factory on the opposite side of the river behind the trees on the right.

Date: 1912 ca.

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

Photograph

East Grand Avenue

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View down East Grand Avenue of the business district with a shoe business at the end of the street and the Hilton Hotel to the left.

Photograph

Walter Wheeler

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Walter Wheeler.

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Description: View across small section of road (Huebbe Parkway?) towards a mowed field. A large power or telephone tower rises above a group of trees, and more towers a...

Date: 1905 ca.

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of an exterior view of the men's dormitories 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...

Photograph

Three Young Women

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Laura White, Josephine Vance and Rubie (White) Bond pose together outdoors.

Photograph

Rebuilt Canuck

Date: 1928-08-31 

Description: Horace Hill, Pete Brandenberg, and unidentified children at the Beloit Airport with a Canuck airplane rebuilt by Allen Loveland. Surplus Canucks, as the Cu...

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