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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...
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard view of a street in a central business district. A streetcar is in the distance and horses and buggies are in the foreground.
Description: A mobile home sits alone at the edge of an empty field adjacent to a septic tank and telephone pole.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Exterior of the front of Ralph Warner's house.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior of City Hall.
Description: View of the Tallman House looking toward the front entrance.
Description: This map shows landownership and acreages, lot and block numbers, roads and railroads, marshes, schools, churches, mills, rural buildings, and quarries. Re...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: The Ashburn family sits around a table in their yard. Behind them is a frame house with plants on its porch, curtains visible in its windows, and a pump by...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Interior view of a corner of the parlor and the doorway to the conservatory.
Description: Jesse C. Brabazon, a pioneer aviator from Delavan, Wisconsin, in his uniform as a member of the Milwaukee Wing of the Civil Air Patrol during World War II.
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: This map of Beloit shows labeled wards, plat of town, roads, railroads, the Rock River, city boundaries, and land ownership by name. The back of the map is...
Description: Backyard of a house with a swing set and slide shaded by trees.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the Second Congregational Church.
Description: Elevated view of backyards in a neighborhood looking over trees, a shed, and a fences. In the background are houses and a smokestack.
Description: The Skavlem monument, dedicated to the "oldest Norwegian immigrant", born 1760, died 1841.
Description: View from across road of an automotive repair shop along a commercial street.
Description: View across lawn of a Quonset hut-style building and metal grain bin. A barn and other farm buildings including a silo are on the right. To the left is a f...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Elevated, colorized postcard view of a street in a central business district. Streetcar tracks run down the center of the street, and automobiles are drivi...
Description: View of the Rock River. Postcard text reads "Rock River, N.W. Ry. Bridge, and a glimpse of Beloit, Wis."
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