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View of Making Room

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Description: Interior view of the Brodhead Cheese Factory with Kenneth Clark working at the kettles.

Date: 1956-01-13 

Description: The Kern family, Edna, Nancy, Ernest, and Maribeth, at the supper table.

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Description: A man dips a feeding cloth into the kettle with his ankles held by a T-bar.

Date: 1944-02-08 

Description: Phil "Scoop" Wackman, Brooklyn village banker. He is reading a newspaper headline "Wisconsin Wins Double Overtime", which reminded him of the long overtime...

Date: 1940-08-20 

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

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Street Scene

Date: 1924 

Description: View down middle of street with many shops. Cars are parked at an angle along both sides of the street. A man rides a bicycle across the intersection. The...

Photograph

Dipping the Curd

Date: 1914 ca.

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

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Description: A man dips a feeding cloth into a kettle.

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Description: Casper Jaggi and Jake Wurtz working with cheesecloth in 110 degree weather and no internal factory cooling system.

Date: 1948-08-28 

Description: Fire fighters applying water to the burning Fitzgibbons building downtown.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Outdoor group portrait of a group of Swiss yodelers in costume. The gentleman in the center has a distinctive moustache.

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Description: Men closing up the cloth after dipping it into the kettle.

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George Spaulding

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Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of George Spaulding of Brodhead, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 15th Army Corps Band. Mustered out July 8t...

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.

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Blacksmith Shop

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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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Description: Men stand in the cooling room at Coldren which stored the wheels of cheese on lids on pipe shelves to keep mice away.

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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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Description: Casper Jaggi pressing cheese.

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Depot and Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down railroad tracks of a train arriving at the Brooklyn depot. A man in a suit with a briefcase stands on the platform. Standing near the tracks by t...

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Description: Men hook a bag of cheese from a kettle onto a hook with a pulley.

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