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Date: 1956 ca.
Description: View of the bedroom in which Abraham Lincoln stayed in 1859.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior of City Hall.
Description: Stone entrance gate to Beloit College, facing Memorial Hall.
Description: View of the Rock River. Postcard text reads "Rock River, N.W. Ry. Bridge, and a glimpse of Beloit, Wis."
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Emerson Hall, with trees and the lawn in foreground.
Description: View of river from Grand Avenue Bridge with railroad tracks and bridge.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View of the Hilton Hotel with a stagecoach parked near the entrance.
Description: View of West Main Street, lined with trees.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The home of Frances E. Willard.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Street with trolley and horse-drawn vehicles.
Description: Exterior of the post office.
Description: The home of S.C. Chambers.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of the Presbyterian church.
Description: View of the Grange Store on Main Street East.
Description: View of the dam and power plant over the river, with smokestacks in the background.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: A color postcard depicting what was then the "new" Chicago, Northwestern Railroad Yard.
Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Passenger Station in Janesville.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: The residence of Carrie Jacobs Bond. On the postcard the text reads: "Where she wrote 'I Love You Truly.'" There is a plaque on a stone in the front lawn.
Description: View of Main Street, looking west.
Description: Elevated view of downtown Beloit.
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