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Date: 1905 ca.

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

Date: 1925-08-16 

Description: A chorus of men singing on stage with a crowd watching. A group of officials seated on the right. Rolling farmland in the background.

Postcard

New Glarus

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: New Glarus from an early lithograph.

Photograph

Lawn Decoration

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.

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: View down the main street.

Photograph

Swiss Reform Church

Date: ????-05-19 date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Swiss Reform Church. Monument commemorating the first Swiss colony in 1845 stands in front of the church. A small sign in the grass wa...

Date: 1944 before

Description: Sign welcoming people to the city of New Glarus.

Date: 1952-02-06 

Description: Group portrait of the New Glarus boys basketball team in uniform, with coach, James W. Stevens and Manager, Werner Bodenman.

Photograph

Houses on Hillside

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of houses on hillside.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Old Lead Road Marker. Marker reads: "The Old Lead Road. In 1828, ox-teams, guided along an ancient Winnebago Indian Trail, began hauling over this road. J...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Four women in Swiss costume, three of whom are holding flags, at the Wilhelm Tell Festival.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1925 

Description: View down a commercial street, with Engler's store located on the left.

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

High School

Date: 1925 

Description: Exterior across lawn of the three-story New Glarus high school. The school building features a decommissioned Civil War cannon near the entrance.

Date: 1944-06-05 

Description: Paul F. Klassy uses a Farmall M tractor with a Number 15 Genius tractor plow to work in a field.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Monument to the first settlers in this Swiss colony, 1845. View of monument with partial view of Swiss Reform Church in background.

Date: 1931-07 

Description: Advertisement for a celebration to commemorate the 640th anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Switzerland and the 86th anniversary of the foundin...

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Exterior view Zwingli Reformed Church.

Photograph

Pet Milk Truck

Date: 1931-10-21 

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

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Swiss Reformed Church (second church), demolished in 1899.

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