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Milton House

Date: 1955 

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...


Service Station

Date: 1979-11-18 

Description: An electrical box on a wooden pole is in the center foreground. Behind it is a street, and on the other side of the street is a Phillips 66 service station...

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...


Description: An event at Frances Willard School.


Walter Wheeler

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Walter Wheeler.


Milton College

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A view of older, established buildings at Milton College.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: "Mineral spring pavilion with visitors taking the waters." Well-dressed men, women and children are posed in a gazebo built over the Iodo-Magnesian Springs...


Merry Go Round

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Children pose on a merry-go-round (carousel) in the Edgerton Public Park. The rear wall of a church forms the background, and there appears to be a bridge...

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Milwaukee Street looking west with small dog in foreground.

Date: 1926 

Description: Brick band pavilion, with five steps leading to entrance, with shrubbery around the exterior, and some houses and trees in the background.

Date: 1873 

Description: Atlas map of Janesville township.


Charles C. Stone


Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Charles C. Stone of Decatur, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 1...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the dam and power plant over the river, with smokestacks in the background.

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: View from the cupola of the old Jefferson School. The large building in the upper left is the Hyatt House, which burned in 1867.


Skavlem Monument

Date: 1925 

Description: The Skavlem monument, dedicated to the "oldest Norwegian immigrant", born 1760, died 1841.



Date: 1980-12 

Description: Elevated view of backyards in a neighborhood looking over trees, a shed, and a fences. In the background are houses and a smokestack.

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Side and front view of Luther Valley Church, built in 1872.

Date: 1900 after

Description: This map is indexed and shows numbering system, public buildings and parks, wards, and voting booths.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the Tudor-style Beta Fraternity House on the Beloit College Campus.


Rock Prairie Barn

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Barlass barn in Rock Prairie, built in 1861, thought to be the largest stone barn remaining in Wisconsin. The stone for this barn was hauled from Carver's...

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