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Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Building used as a lodging house for the First Territorial Legislature held in Belmont in 1836.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: The Carnegie Free Library.
Description: View of an intersection in the central business district. On the left is the Thomas Knewstubb general store, with a gas pump for Red Crown Gasline out in...
Description: The bi-plane constructed by Melvin Thompson during the years 1918-1920 on his farm near the former quarry in Lamont Township.
Date: date unknown
Description: Lead and zinc mine
Description: Elevated view across railroad tracks of a lumber yard. A two-story building on the right has a sign that says: "Lovejoy & Ringham". There are fences, a sto...
Description: A vintage view and a modern view of the downtown area, presented as a pair. The street is lined with commercial businesses and services, and a church is in...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a Methodist-Episcopal church.
Date: 1852 ca.
Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype of Azel Parkhurst Ladd (1811-1854). Ladd was the Wisconsin state superintendent of public instruction in 1852. Oval-framed quarte...
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Aerial view of town.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: View up road towards two men posing near the front of a cheese factory on a small hill; on the right a woman and two girls stand near a side door. Typical...
Description: Paving operation on the section of State Highway 139 in Lafayette County locally known as the Platteville-Belmont Road.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Pecatonica River, which is curving from left to right, making two hairpin turns among fields and trees. Hills are in the distance.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Council House of the first Wisconsin Territorial Legislature when it met at Belmont in 1836. A young boy or man wearing a hat stands in front near a fence.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: St. Augustine's Roman Catholic Church. Built by Rev. Samuel Mazzuchelli in 1844.
Description: Advertising poster for a performance by Madison magician Ben Bergor.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The home of Justice Charles Dunn. In 1906 it was the farmhouse of Chris Cerdt.
Description: Exterior view of the First Congregational Church.
Description: View down the center of the street of downtown business district.
Date: 1944 before
Description: Scene painted on the side of a barn.
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