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Description: View of old Beloit High School.
Description: In the foreground, Erik Jensen, a minister with his hat in hand, shakes K. Doxstad's hand. Nearby a toddler pulls his own baby carriage. Two carriages, a b...
Description: Wooded path on campus of Beloit College.
Date: 1935 ca.
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...
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: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of City Hall.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: The dining room of the Milton House that was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Good...
Description: Advertisement for the Townsend Oil Tractor featuring an illustration of a man using a telescope to watch another man rake in a pile of money. The headline...
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: View of the bedroom in which Abraham Lincoln stayed in 1859.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The barn of W.A. Dean, built in 1844 and used as a stage barn in the stage coach days. The barn's foundation, silo, and milk room are newer.
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...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Looking east down East Milwaukee Street. Commercial intersection in downtown, with pedestrians walking across the street over street-railroad tracks. The...
Description: A woman is working on the backporch of Ralph Warner's home.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View down Main Street with horse-drawn wagons parked at the side of the dirt road.
Description: Men use a Farmall tractor and a steel husker-shredder(?) on the farm of Robert Rawley.
Description: View of carnival with a water tower in the background. There are trailers, and a carousel is on the left. Carts selling food like popcorn and sausage are p...
Description: View of one of the 14 stations-of-the-cross glass mosaic panels recently installed at St Patrick's Catholic Church in Janesville. In this panel, Christ is...
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View of the Koshkonong Hotel (later the Lakehouse Inn), a stone and brick hotel with lots of windows, a parapet roof and a small structure on roof, on Mapl...
Description: View of exterior of Tallman House.
Description: A worn, painted wooden sign reads: "Temperance House by J. Child 1852." It was "at Lima Center, the first house south of the cemetery on the main road bet...
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