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Wisconsin Barn

Date: 1925 

Description: Large barn on the farm of Jacob Hablend. According to the original caption, the barn was equipped with "King ventilators."

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Bachman House

Date: 1928-05-15 

Description: The Bachman house, built around 1855, on the corner of Merchant and Emerson Streets.

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New Glarus House

Date: 1949-03-01 

Description: The New Glarus chalet home of Ernest Thierstein. It is an example of authentic Bernese archetecture of canton Bern in Switzerland.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of entrance way to the Methodist Episcopal Church.

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Main Street

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View down Main Street of the central business district. Storefronts are on the right side of the street, and pedestrians are standing on the sidewalk. Auto...

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Elda Strahm

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Elda Strahm, 13, poses outside her home with many prize ribbons which she won at the Green County and Wisconsin State Fairs. Another girl stands on the lef...

Date: 1949-03-01 

Description: Ernest Thierstein relaxes in his Swiss-style chalet home in New Glarus. He came from the village of Boviel in the Emmental valley in the canton of Bern, Sw...

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Wooden Lawn Chairs

Date: 1963-06-01 ca.

Description: Wooden lawn chairs on a lawn face a residential street.

Date: 1924 

Description: View down sidewalk of two young girls standing at the base of the Soldiers Monument. There is a fountain near the monument on the right. There are benches...

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Description: Interior view of the Jorden Prairie Cheese Factory showing Swiss cheese presses on a bench.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Statue in front of the Swiss Reform Church commemorating the first Swiss colony in 1845.

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Freight Station

Date: 1963 

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

Postcard

Cheese Row

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Cheese Row in Monroe, Wisconsin.

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Shorb Hotel

Date: 1924 

Description: View across intersection of the exterior of the Shorb Hotel. Boys on bicycles are in the street in front near a man standing on the curb. Automobiles are p...

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Turner Hall

Date: 1960 

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

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Second generation Swiss-Americans dressed as Swiss immigrants for 1905 60th Anniversary of the founding of New Glarus.

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Center Street

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Center Street with houses and trees on both sides, with automobile.

Date: 1948-03-06 

Description: Harold E. Stassen (center), in Monroe, receiving a block of cheese from District Attorney Rudolph P. Regez.

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Main Street

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Description: Elevated view of Main Street.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of railroad tracks and station.

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