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Description: Letterhead of the Natural Phosphate Company, with an illustration of the mechanical dryer plant and a roundel with an outline of the state of Wisconsin tha...

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Description: View over overgrown railroad tracks toward a small building's wall which is composed of a variety of stone, brick, and wood.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard view of a log cabin with a front porch and vines growing on the side.

Photograph

Tallman House

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: View of the set table in the dining room with the fireplace, mirror and windows in the background.

Photograph

Farm Buildings

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Description: View across lawn of a Quonset hut-style building and metal grain bin. A barn and other farm buildings including a silo are on the right. To the left is a f...

Photograph

Drive-In Theater

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Description: Entrance to outdoor drive-in theater. The billboard reads: "Mid City Outdoor." There is a white picket fence blocking the driveway. In the background are l...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Third Wisconsin Civil War veterans' reunion, posed on the lawn in front of the Beloit Public Library.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Two men, one of whom is Halver Skavlem, and a woman, Gunil Skavlem, are posed in a yard. One man reads the "Western Rural", a newspaper dated August 14, 18...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1926 

Description: View across street of the Farmers Merchants Bank on a corner. On the right are parked cars along the curb in front of "Onsgard Bros." which has a Red Crown...

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. The library opened in 1903 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie at $30,000 and Eldred at $10,000. The reverse...

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Description: View of the Edgerton Public Library from the front, with the sidewalk and a driveway in front of the building. An American flag on a flagpole is in the fr...

Date: 1925-07 

Description: Burial site of Gjermund Hansen (1786-1840), said to be the first Norwegian immigrant buried in Wisconsin.

Date: 1967 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view of Fraternity Row at Beloit College.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Group portrait of men and women at a Civil War reunion posed on the steps in front of a building. Those identified are 4) C. W. Sackett of Beloit 5) Herman...

Map or Atlas

Beloit College Campus

Date: 1949 

Description: This map of the Beloit College Campus is a pictorial depiction of the layout of campus including buildings and students depicted as Shmoos (popular cartoon...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1926 

Description: View across street towards the Honeysett Oil Co. Filling Station, which is a two-story brick building. A woman and two children are on the stoop of a house...

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Entrance to the Catholic Church.

Date: 1955 

Description: This map includes a street index and shows municipal golf course, parks, schools, cemeteries, Janesville County Club, and industrial sites. The back of the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The home of Carrie Jacobs Bond.

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