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Description: Outdoor portrait of Hamlin Garland, upon the occasion of receiving the honorary degree, Doctor of Letters, from Beloit College.
Description: Survey and development plan of the home grounds area of Mr. and Mrs. George S. Parker, drawn in red, black, and brown ink.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Aerial view of a residential part of Janesville.
Date: date unknown
Description: Home on the corner of Milwaukee and Durand Streets.
Description: Built in 1925 by A.J. O'Donnell at the cost of five hundred dollars, the filling station located at 720 Center Avenue was designed to resemble a house — al...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Rock River. Postcard text reads "Rock River, N.W. Ry. Bridge, and a glimpse of Beloit, Wis."
Description: Letterhead of Harry Garbutt of Janesville, Wisconsin, a wholesale lumber representative for the Daniel Shaw Lumber Company, with a box listing the types of...
Description: Colorized view looking down street in the central business district. Streetcar tracks run down the center of the street, and horse-drawn vehicles are on th...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Elevated view over river of Dodge Street in Janesville looking west.
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...
Description: Exterior view of the library.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Front view of the Eager Free Public Library.
Description: An employee of the Fox Valley Paving Company pulls the pin from the concrete form during work on Interstate Highway I-90 in Rock County.
Description: Colorized postcard view of the Sigma Chi House on the Beloit College Campus.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Left side view of locomotive engine no. 2871, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of the Frances Willard School with an American flag near the front door.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Residential view of Jackson Street.
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: View of the bedroom in which Abraham Lincoln stayed in 1859.
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...
Description: Colorized postcard view from riverbank of the Upper Bridge crossing the Rock River into Beloit. A man is in a rowboat in the foreground. In the background...
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