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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Grand Hotel.
Description: View of Main Street, looking west.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: View across wooden platform of a brick high school on a hill surrounded by a fence. The school has a mansard roof and what appears to be a bell tower above...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Family around table in yard, with woman knitting and dog nearby. Small stone house behind wood fence. The house has a small frame addition, probably a kitc...
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Horace Moore of Richfield, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 15th Army Corps Band. Discharged J...
Date: date unknown
Description: View from shoreline down Rock River, with the Northwestern Railway bridge and Beloit College in the far background.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Colorized view of a textile factory with large windows and a loading dock on the side.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View down Main Street. A group of women are looking in store windows on the right.
Description: The stables at the Milton House. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Jo...
Date: 1949 ca.
Description: View of street corner on Hanchett's block, on the northeast corner of State and Brood streets, with a newspaper stand, clothing store, and a labor temple....
Description: Distant winter view of the company buildings and residential area, with smokestacks in the background.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: The Institution for the Education of the Blind where Louisa May Alcott attended school. Writing on the photo reads "Institution for the Education of the Bl...
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...
Description: Portrait of Clemens Rath, head of Rath Church Decorating Service, 3331 University Avenue, standing beside a glass mosaic window made by the firm for St. Pa...
Description: View of the Rock River. Postcard text reads "Rock River, N.W. Ry. Bridge, and a glimpse of Beloit, Wis."
Description: An elevated view of a train depot surrounded by a central business district. Horses and wagons are in the street in the foreground.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Union veterans, some holding a banner reading "Iron Brigade," marching on a downtown street in a parade during a state encampment.
Description: Employees of the General Motors plant in head to work.
Description: Photographic postcard view of the North (men's) Dormitory at Beloit College.
Description: View of a tall wood structure with rows of holes, perhaps a pigeon house. A cyclone fence is in front of it, and behind are industrial buildings. In the fa...
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