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High School

Date: 1926 

Description: View from across road of the exterior of the three-story high school. A datestone above the arched entrance says: "High School 1913."

Date: 1917 

Description: A retail street with the Terry Amerpohl Department Company, Will J. Smith — Rexall drugstore, a furniture store, and a church. A horse and buggy is parked...

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Description: Hand-colored photograph of Frieda Jaggi at county line factory, the first family factory, which had a wood frame and heated kettles. It was common for Fri...

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Business District

Date: 1912 

Description: A main street intersection with many stores and shops. The stores include the Bank of Brodhead and A.J. Wagner's drugstore. Three boys stand at the corner....

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: View of downtown businesses, on the courthouse square. On the right corner is a drugstore and shoestore.

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Coldren Factory

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Description: Men work at the Coldren Cheese Factory.

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Dipping the Curd

Date: 1914 ca.

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

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of railroad tracks and station.

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Residential Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view down a tree-lined dirt road in a residential area. Houses and sidewalks line both sides of the road, and pedestrians are in the far background.

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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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Dipping the Curd

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Description: Two men dipping the curd in a cheese kettle.

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Freight Station

Date: 1963 

Description: Railroad freight station and siding, with railroad cars.

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Pet Milk Truck

Date: 1931-10-21 

Description: A man stands next to a Pet Milk Company tanker truck.

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Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of commercial buildings, including the Brooklyn Mercantile Company, the Brooklyn State Bank, and a candy shop.

Date: 1928-11 

Description: Sanborn map of Monticello.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the First Methodist Episcopal Church, built in 1887.

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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.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Photograph made soon after the building was completed. It shows a five-leveled structure which was cut down to two and one-half levels in 1921. At right is...

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Description: Frieda Jaggi and some children in the cooling room.

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Draining Whey

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Description: Interior of the making room as the workers drain whey.

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