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Description: Memohead of the Rock River Cotton Company, with an elevated three-quarter view of the company building on the left, and a branch of the cotton plant with b...

Photograph

Milton House

Date: 1900 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...

Photograph

Tallman House

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: View of bedroom with a baby crib in front of one window and a rocking chair in front of the other.

Photograph

On the Stateline

Date: 1980-04 

Description: View across stateline road towards a wooden fence lining the road on the opposite side. A few trees and buildings can be seen over the fence.

Date: 1954-11 

Description: Henry Anderson runs a switchboard on his 90th birthday, with his smoking paraphernalia and a photograph of him at the switchboard on a table nearby.

Date: 1983 ca.

Description: Highway X, East of Clinton, near the Wisconsin border, on the way to the farm.

Map or Atlas

City Map of Janesville

Date: 1873 

Description: This map shows landownership and acreages, lot and block numbers, roads and railroads, marshes, schools, churches, mills, rural buildings, and quarries. Re...

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Map showing a plat of the city, land ownership by name, wards by number, local streets, buildings, fair grounds, nurseries, and part of Rock River. The map...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Third Wisconsin Civil War veterans' reunion, posed on the lawn in front of the Beloit Public Library.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: This blue line print map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, some landownership, roads, and railroads. The map includes manuscript annotations of a...

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Right side view of Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway locomotive engine no. 632.

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Description: Advertisement for the Townsend Tractor Company entitled "Townsend Tractors Can't Be Beat When It Comes to Steady Belt Power."

Postcard

Field House

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of the exterior of the Field House arena on the Beloit College campus.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the industrial area along the Rock River.

Photograph

East Grand Avenue

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View down East Grand Avenue of the business district with a shoe business at the end of the street and the Hilton Hotel to the left.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Arthur Pratt Warner, Wisconsin's first aviator, in front of the office of the Warner Instrument Company in Beloit. Warner, who held the patent for an autom...

Photograph

Porter House

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the William Porter house. It was built and designed by Lucas Bradley in the cottage Gothic style in 1855.

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Description: Interior view, perhaps from the entrance, of the Beloit Public Library. There is a large librarian's desk in the center, with freestanding bookshelves on b...

Drawing

Milton Academy

Date: 1865 

Description: A drawing of Milton Academy.

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Interior of the Rock Prairie Lutheran Church in Luther Valley. Note the model of the sailing ship hanging from the ceiling of the nave, a traditional pract...

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