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Photograph

Hops Field

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Group of men, women and children gathered in a hops field, possibly that of Paul Saavles. The women wear hoods.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Rock River, with a large smokestack and water tower on the left. Richard Lloyd Jones was born in Janesville in 1873 and lived there u...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the iron works and river. There is another factory on the opposite side of the river behind the trees on the right.

Photograph

GM Assembly Line

Date:  date unknown

Description: Assembly line workers at the General Motors plant.

Postcard

Jackson Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Residential view of Jackson Street.

Date:  

Description: Photographic copy of an artist's rendering of an exterior view of the Beloit Public Library. Of note is the following above the main entrance: "Carnegie Pu...

Photograph

Model Builders

Date: 1934 

Description: The members of Hangar 13, a group of Beloit youth organized to build and race model airplanes. Conrad Hansen, their organizer, is standing at left in the b...

Date: 1960-07-17 

Description: Participants at the dedication of the Albion Academy historical marker, from left to right, include, Judge Sverre Roang, program chairman, Dr. Leslie H. Fi...

Postcard

Rock River

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Rock River. Postcard text reads "Rock River, N.W. Ry. Bridge, and a glimpse of Beloit, Wis."

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Aerial view of airplane races at the Janesville airport, including airplanes on the landing field, airport structures, cars parked around the airport, and...

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. The reverse of the cardboard backing reads: "IV Waterbirds, Ducks, Gulls, Pelican." A second note reads: "C...

Date: 1969-10 

Description: A street map of Janesville showing the block numbers on each street. Other landmarks are labeled such as chain stores, parks, schools, manufacturing compa...

Date: 1953 

Description: This map of Beloit shows existing platted streets or highways and proposed street right of way. The map reads: "I hereby certify that this is the official...

Postcard

West Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of West Main Street, lined with trees.

Date: 1885 after

Description: Stereograph view of Middle College building with a group of people.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Frances Willard School house built in 1853.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Colorized view of a textile factory with large windows and a loading dock on the side.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1926 

Description: View across street towards the Honeysett Oil Co. Filling Station, which is a two-story brick building. A woman and two children are on the stoop of a house...

Map or Atlas

City Map of Beloit

Date: 1873 

Description: This map shows land ownership by name, local streets, railroads, parks, college grounds, schools, cemeteries, and part of Rock River. The upper left margin...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Passenger Station in Janesville.

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