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Date: date unknown
Description: Seven residents of the Dane County Hospital and Home gather around a table to celebrate a birthday. A birthday cake sits on the table.
Description: A man loads a sack onto a Ford farm truck. The name on the truck door is F. Wenger, Verona, Wis.
Description: A woman in dark glasses, who is a resident of Dane County Hospital and Home, reads a book in Braille as her therapist looks on.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Neva Schultz of the Dane County Hospital and Home poses next to an automobile.
Description: View across dirt road of the asylum and grounds. A large three-story building is spread out over several acres. Stairs are leading up to entrances on the s...
Description: A portrait of Else Heine, a nurse.
Date: ????-12 date unknown
Description: Several women are served lutefisk at a lutefisk supper at the Dane County Home. There are plates of lefse and dinner rolls on the table.
Description: Man holding up one of two large W.R. Carnes Company air diffuser shells to show their size.
Description: Howard Herschleder, president of Dane County Mental Health Association, presents a check for the Dane County home at Verona. Receiving the check are France...
Description: A group of people work together in a garden.
Description: Ralph Jacobs looks over some of the exotic merchandise in his gift shop on County Highway PB in the town of Verona.
Description: Jerry Hunt, left, and George Gust, both from Verona, look at the location of the bull's eye on a target at the Verona Optimist Club turkey shoot. Funds rai...
Description: A group of elderly women sit together at a table working on March of Dimes activities. Pictured are Ona Smith, Julie Simonson, Mary Zweifel, Gussie Rowe, M...
Description: A fashionably dressed woman is sharing a book with an elderly woman.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: A crowd gathers to watch men and women dance the polka at the Verona Legion Hall. A man plays a banjo in the background.
Description: View down center of Main Street. On the left is a storefront with large display windows and a barrel near the entrance. In front is a horse and buggy hitch...
Description: A man stands outside of a bus and waves as people board.
Description: A music therapist (wearing a scarf on her head) leads a group of elderly residents of the Dane County Home in a music therapy session.
Description: A group of men play tug-o-war on a lawn near the side of a street. Two buildings are in the background.
Description: A bridesmaid after the ceremony at St. Andrews Catholic Church.
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