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Photograph

Dipping the Curd

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A worker at the Jorden Cheese factory dips curd to make swiss cheese.

Date: 1944-06-05 

Description: Paul F. Klassy uses a Farmall M tractor with a Number 15 Genius tractor plow to work in a field.

Date: 1903-08-25 

Description: Colorized postcard of people in boats on the lake in Decatur Park. It is evening and the moon is shining on the lake.

Photograph

Cutting the Curd

Date: 1914 ca.

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

Date: 1944-06-05 

Description: G.F. Klassy operates a McCormick-Deering Farmall M with a Number 15 Genius tractor plow on his farm on Route 1.

Photograph

Men Squeezing Whey

Date:  

Description: Two men squeezing whey from a cheese cloth.

Photograph

Open Fields

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View looking down hill of open, grassy fields and houses on a hill in the distance. At the bottom of the hill in the foreground is a stream running through...

Date: 1925-08-16 

Description: A chorus of men singing on stage with a crowd watching. A group of officials seated on the right. Rolling farmland in the background.

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Chores

Date: 1965-09-03 

Description: Dale Gross in silhouette carrying two pails into a barn.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: A boy sitting on a pony at an intersection. Across the street, a man in overalls stands outside of the restaurant. A large poster for the "Ringling Brother...

Date: 1924 

Description: The Municipal Light and Power Plant and water tower seen from across a pond.

Date:  

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

Date: 1980-11-06 

Description: Magda Herzberger gives a lecture on the Holocaust to a classroom of Monroe High School students.

Date:  

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

Photograph

Stamping Cheeses

Date:  

Description: A male worker in a cheese-making factory places a Wisconsin stamp on cheeses.

Postcard

The Cow Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the Cow Bridge. A farm is on the shoreline on the right. A man is standing on the bridge. Text in the lower right corner reads: "The...

Date:  

Description: Two men working with cheese at the brine tanks.

Date: 1948-02-06 

Description: Four people attending the Harold E. Stassen campaign luncheon in Monroe. Seated (left to right), are Mr. and Mrs. B.H. Roderick, Brodhead: Mrs. May Luchsin...

Date: 1940-08-20 

Description: Albert Mueller, his mother, and recording technician Robert Draves. Mueller was a Tyrolean zither player.

Photograph

Blacksmith Shop

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the blacksmith shop of Christ M. Stauffer of Monticello, with an automobile parked in front of the building.

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