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Description: Aerial view of Brodhead Cheese Factory with milk truck on ramp and whey tanks in the center. A boiler room was added later and the factory was moved outwa...

Photograph

Men Squeezing Whey

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Description: Two men squeezing whey from a cheese cloth.

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Cutting the Curd

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A worker cuts curd to make Swiss cheese at the Jorden Cheese factory.

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Labor Day Parade

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: The Brooklyn Grange parade float in a Labor Day parade. Men and women on the float mimic various household and recreational activities.

Postcard

Turner Hall

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Turner Hall, a Swiss social center in Monroe.

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Description: Kenneth Clark watches milk being separated, with cream going into the pail, at the Brodhead Cheese Factory.

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Description: View across road of the exterior of the church. The church features a bell tower, double doors, and lancet windows. Next door, there are two houses. One ha...

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Description: Men prepare a wheel of cheese to be turned.

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Storage Buildings

Date: 1963 

Description: Storage buildings along the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific railroad siding and station.

Photograph

Ivan Rhyner

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Ivan Rhyner, 13, "leader of highest class in history" at Farmer's Grove School, poses outside the school holding a book.

Photograph

Alvin Elmer

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Alvin Elmer, age 15, holds a model airplane and coal truck that he made. His teacher at Farmer's Grove School wrote on the reverse of the photograph, "This...

Photograph

Squeezing Whey

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Description: Men squeeze whey before pressing.

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Description: Kenneth Clark watches milk go into a kettle at the Brodhead Cheese Factory.

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Description: Casper Jaggi presses cheese.

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Coates House

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: The Coates house.

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Description: Exterior of the Brodhead Cheese Factory purchased in 1904/5 by Casper Jaggi. The two images show changes made to building after the Casper Jaggi building....

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Description: Interior of the Brodhead Cheese Factory with a man by a vat.

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Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Browntown train depot. The depot offers Wells Fargo & Company Express delivery and Western Union telegraph service. There are two carts on the platform...

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Grading Cheese

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Description: Cheese being graded by a man with a fedora using a tryor to take a core of cheese.

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Gas Station

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across road of the exterior of a Red Crown Gasoline station and repair shop. A worker poses while holding a push lawn mower. There is a tire display a...

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