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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Colorized view of a textile factory with large windows and a loading dock on the side.
Description: Front entrance of high school.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Colorized, elevated view of the Fairbanks-Morse factory complex.
Date: 1911 before
Description: Hand-colored postcard showing an exterior view of the Carnegie Library. A small group of children is gathered on the stairs at the front of the building.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Beloit.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of the factory.
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: 1903 ca.
Description: View down tracks towards a depot on the left, and a railroad train on the far track near a water tower on the right. Passengers are standing on the platfor...
Description: View of the dam and power plant over the river, with smokestacks in the background.
Description: Image of the river and bridge with Janesville in the background.
Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the First Congregational Church on a tree-lined street.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Goodrich and turned into an...
Description: Exterior view of the Janesville High School. The writing on the postcard reads "Hello Mattie, am still a living and will write to you soon. Just got home f...
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....
Description: View of river from Grand Avenue Bridge with railroad tracks and bridge.
Description: View of parlor with chairs, fireplaces and other textiles.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of Parker School.
Description: Colorized postcard view of the Tudor-style Beta Fraternity House on the Beloit College Campus.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: West Milwaukee Street. Text on the postcard reads "Dear Tillie Love from Anna E.B."
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view of a depot with a clock tower. Commercial buildings are on the right.
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