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Date: date unknown
Description: View over fence of Guernseys cows grazing in a pasture near New Glarus. In the background is a farmhouse, windmill on a hill, barns and other outbuildings.
Description: View down railroad tracks towards the New Glarus train depot. In the background is a water tower and a windmill.
Description: Group portrait of the New Glarus boys basketball team in uniform, with coach, James W. Stevens and Manager, Werner Bodenman.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A stone monument dedicated to the Old Lead Road. The marker reads: "The Old Lead Road. In 1828, ox-teams, guided along an ancient Winnebago Indian Trail, b...
Description: View down a commercial street, with Engler's store located on the left.
Description: View across lawn towards Norwegian Lutheran Church and cemetery. Well-dressed men and women stand at the entrance to the building. There are graves behind...
Date: 1944 before
Description: Exterior of Swiss Reformed Church.
Description: A view overlooking the edge of the town, taken from an eastern slope, with a farm and cows in the foreground.
Description: View from a pedestrian walkway looking towards the central business area. A concrete four-sided sign is in the center of intersection.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Usherettes perform Swiss folk dances for the annual William Tell Festival.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View of New Glarus from a neighboring hill. A group of people stands on the hill in the foreground and fences are visible throughout the photograph.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: View down the main street.
Description: A man stands next to a Pet Milk Company tanker truck.
Description: Exterior view of Swingli House.
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: 1948 ca.
Description: Cabin built by Jacob Rieder, an early Swiss settler of New Glarus.
Description: View across street of the exterior of the Bank of New Glarus on the corner of the street.
Description: A church is in the distance at the end of the road. On either side of the street are homes and stores, with a street light suspended above the street in t...
Description: View, from a distance, of New Glarus. A hill, trees and fences are in the foreground.
Date: 1925-08-16 ca.
Description: A large crowd of men, women, and children gathers outdoors to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Swiss settlement in New Glarus.
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