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Description: Five men on the speaker's stand at the New Glarus Centennial celebration. From the left are: Gilbert Hoesly, Mayor of New Glarus; Ulrich R. Beusch, Swiss V...
Description: Exterior of the Bank of Juda and an adjacent automotive repair shop. The text painted on the bank window reads, "Safety deposit boxes," "Capital and surplu...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of school with trees.
Description: Elevated view of Harold E. Stassen greeting a crowd of people during a campaign tour in Monroe.
Description: Two women in Swiss costume kneeling in the grass during the Swiss Cheese celebration. One is blowing into an alpine horn while the other holds the instrume...
Description: Large barn on the farm of Jacob Hablend. According to the original caption, the barn was equipped with "King ventilators."
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Evangelical Deaconess Hospital.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Methodist Episcopal Church.
Date: 1961-05-27 ca.
Description: A mosaic lawn decoration made of various objects set in cement. The decoration is approximately thirty inches in diameter and revolves on a post.
Description: View down middle of a retail street. Horses and buggies are parked on either side of the street at the curb. The visible shops signs are: Millinery, WallPa...
Description: A wooden, two-story saltbox style building in an advanced state of neglect.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Students pose in front of Farmer's Grove School, District No #3, Towns of York and New Glarus.
Description: Down the road leading to the PET evaporated milk factory. A painted sign on the factory's exterior wall claims PET evaporated milk is "milk at its best."
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The Octagon House was built by General Francis Henry West. The photograph was taken late in 1930 and it shows the original "carpenter's lace" and other por...
Description: Part of the crowd celebrating the New Glarus Centennial. In the background is a monument in memory of the first settlers of the Swiss colony of New Glarus...
Description: View down middle of a wide dirt road in a residential area. Trees line both sides of the street along the sidewalks.
Description: Photographic postcard from water of a tree-covered shoreline near Dr. Whitcomb's Sanitarium. Two men sit in a rowboat near another man in a rowboat in a bo...
Description: Exterior view from street of entrance to the school. Children are walking and sitting on the front lawn.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Freitag barn with horse and cow weathervanes, about 1.5 miles north of Monticello.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The structure was built as a home by Edwin Barlow, and later given to the town for use as a museum of Swiss memorabilia.
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