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Description: Large barn on the farm of Jacob Hablend. According to the original caption, the barn was equipped with "King ventilators."
Description: The Bachman house, built around 1855, on the corner of Merchant and Emerson Streets.
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.
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...
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...
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...
Date: 1963-06-01 ca.
Description: Wooden lawn chairs on a lawn face a residential street.
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...
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.
Description: Railroad freight station and siding, with railroad cars.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Cheese Row in Monroe, Wisconsin.
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...
Description: Turner Hall, a Swiss social center in Monroe.
Description: Second generation Swiss-Americans dressed as Swiss immigrants for 1905 60th Anniversary of the founding of New Glarus.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Center Street with houses and trees on both sides, with automobile.
Description: Harold E. Stassen (center), in Monroe, receiving a block of cheese from District Attorney Rudolph P. Regez.
Description: Elevated view of Main Street.
Description: View of railroad tracks and station.
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